Biography: JEFFREY R. EVANS
SYRACUSE- Jeffrey R. Evans, 65, of Syracuse, died Tuesday, September 20, 2022, in Oneida Health where he was admitted earlier this month.
Born in New York Mills, on June 19, 1957, he was the son of Ray and Ruth Tremper Evans. Jeff was a graduate of New York Mills High School, receiving additional credits from BOCES.
Jeff began his career with the State of New York at Marcy Psychiatric Center and finished his career in Syracuse as a supervising safety and health inspector, retiring in 2012. He thoroughly enjoyed spending time with his family at the camp he previously owned on Cross Lake. Jeff’s love of sports started as a young man and continued throughout his life. He enjoyed his years as a soccer coach and was an avid fan of the New York Mets and New York Jets and was able to hear both the Mets and Jets win their games this past Sunday. Jeff was also a loyal fan to all Syracuse University sports teams.
Surviving are Jeff’s children, who he loved dearly: Curtis (Michelle) Evans and their two children Landon and Blake of Florida; Ryan Evans and his girlfriend Becca of Colorado; and Jessica (Kaige) Martin of Florida; his brother Garth (Julie) Evans of Clinton, NY; and his special friend of 19 years, Mary Stanhope of Oneida, NY.
Arrangements are under the care of the Campbell-Dean Funeral Home, Inc., 260 Main Street, Oneida.
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