Jeffrey R. Cole

January 30, 1951October 13, 2020

Jeffrey R. Cole, age 69 of Ogdensburg passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday (October 13, 2020). There will be no funeral services as per his request. Arrangements are entrusted to Fox & Murray Funeral Home.

Surviving are siblings David Cole of Ogdensburg, Michael Cole & his wife Hazel of Goose Creek, SC and Charles Cole address unknown. A brother Peter Cole and an infant sister Sylvia Cole predeceased him.

Jeffrey was born on January 30, 1951 in Ogdensburg NY, a son of the late Ralph & Helen (LeFleur) Cole. He graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy and continued his education in Buffalo where he earned an accounting degree. In 1969 he entered the US Navy during Vietnam and was honorably discharged in 1973.

During his career he worked for the Betty Ford Clinic in Long Beach, CA and later at Fort Drum, where he retired in 2011 as the accounting supervisor.

Jeffrey was a member of the Ogdensburg Moose Lodge, American Legion and VFW. He enjoyed crossword puzzles, watching TV, socializing with friends, donating to charities and spending time with family.

Memorial donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association 441 W Kirkpatrick St, Syracuse, NY 13204. Condolences and fond memories can also be shared at


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Martha Jenner

October 16, 2020

Sorry for the Cole Families lose..🙏🙏

Patsy Casey

October 15, 2020

Dave, Phil and family I was sadden to hear of Jeff”s passing. I will always remember the Christmas s we shared his quick humor, caring heart and that great smile. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love Patsy and Casey xoxo

scott&carol bouchard

October 15, 2020

We are so sorry to here about Jeff. He was great guy. It was a pleasure to of known him. God bless

Brian Dority

October 15, 2020

So sorry to hear of Jeff's passing. Great guy. We would watch the parade at his house. He will be missed.

Dick & mildred Dillenbeck

October 14, 2020

We are sorry to hear of your loss, David. You will be in our thoughts & prayers.

James Demers

October 14, 2020

Jeff was a regular customer of mine at Duff and Pleasure to have know ya..Rip Jeff


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