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Stanley “Bear” Russell Quintern, 40

Stanley “Bear” Russell Quintern, 40, of Middleburg, FL passed away Tuesday, January 7, 2020.  Mr. Quintern was born and raised in Jacksonville, and moved to Middleburg just two years ago.  Nobody knows Stanley, but everyone knows “Bear”; a kind person who opened his home to anyone that needed help.  He was a pipe foreman in underground utilities for Superior Construction for the past 12 years with a total of 20 plus years in the trade.  Bear enjoyed his motorcycle, cars, and shooting things with his guns.  He leaves behind his family, friends, and  furry family member,  Rowdy.

Mr. Quintern is survived by his wife and Jr. High sweetheart, Sandra Quintern, children, Catherine Hope (Matt)  and Katie Quintern, brother, Jesse Williams, sister, Nicole Zakowski, two grandchildren, Matthew and McKinleigh and one expected grandson, Abel.  His mother-in-law, Patti Lynn and the Griffin family have had a special place in his life for many years.

A Celebration of Bear’s life will be held 1:00 PM Saturday, January 18, 2020 in the Chapel of Russell Haven of Rest, with a gathering at his home to follow.

Arrangements are under the care of Russell Haven of Rest Cemetery, Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 2335 Sandridge Road, Green Cove Springs, FL  32043.  Family and friends may share their condolences at: 904-284-7720


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  • Aircrew1

    Words may not suffice to express the heartfelt sorrow that I feel for the passing of Bear, Please accept my condolences.

    Steve Krokus

  • Stella GrosVentre

    Bear, it was an honor to work with you. You leave a legacy that is untouchable. The kindness, the humility that you showed from the heart will always be remembered, you are missed brother. Thank you for being the best boss I ever had.. Rest in Peace my Friend.