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Richard Dean SHEARS[1]

Male 1939 - 1998  (59 years)


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  • Name Richard Dean SHEARS 
    Born 4 February 1939  Berien Twp.,Ionia Co.,MI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Education August 1947  Hamilton School,Two Rivers,Manitowoc Co.,WI Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Military Service 6 February 1956  [2
    US Air Force Jet Mechanic 
    Military Service 1959  Hamilton Air Force Base,CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    A/2c 
    Died 13 November 1998  Grass Lake,Jackson Co.,MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cause: Colon Cancer 
    Buried 17 November 1998  Oakwood Cemetery,Michigan Ave.,Grass Lake,Jackson Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • He had a scar on his face that he had since he was a baby. His sister Lila said, Richard's scar was from a bad burn at the age of one. He fell from the rocking chair onto a potbellied stove. He was in the hospital a long time. His mother had to carry him 2 miles thru deep snow to get a ride to the hospital.

      Original gatherer of family history information.
      Collected some of the past history contained in these documents.
      His original hand-written documents and some old photographs were given to me, Marcia Shears, after he died.

      Anything not reference came from Richard SHEARS.
    Person ID I1509  Marcia Shears
    Last Modified 5 June 2006 

    Father Kenneth Henry SHEARS,   b. 30 March 1910, Gunplains Twp.,Allegan Co.,MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 November 1970, Grand Rapids,Kent Co.,MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Verna Fern BALDWIN,   b. 5 October 1914, Mitchell Twp.,Curran,Alcona Co.,MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 March 1959, Cedar Springs,Kent Co.,MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 24 August 1935  Plainwell,Allegan Co.,MI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse LIVING 
    Children 
    +1. LIVING
     2. LIVING
    Family ID F663  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S537] SHEARS Kenneth Family - Two Rivers WI Newspaper Article, (The Two Rivers Reporter, Two Rivers, Wisconsin, Friday, 3 Oct 1947, Evening, Pages 1-3).

    2. [S1547] SHEARS Richard Obituary 1998, (Lansing Journal; Lansing, MI).


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