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John W. Shears


  John W. Shears, 59, of Gladwin, died Tuesday, Sept. 16, 1997 at MidMichigan Regional Medical Center-Midland after a long illness. Born Sept. 21, 1937 in Gladwin, he had previously lived in Chicago, Ill. He had been employed by Johnstrud Trucking, Iowa, retiring in 1996 after 4 years. John married the former Rosalee Hughes, Feb. 2, 1958 in Vermillion, S.D.

  Surviving are four sons, Skip of Gladwin, Scott and Shane of Iowa Falls, Iowa, and Shawn and wife Carnelia of Wichita, Kan.; five brothers, three sisters, three grandchildren, Skyler, Shawn and Christina Shears. A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Hall Funeral Home, Gladwin Chapel with Rev. Ed Abbott officiating..

{Note: Actual Recorded Date of Death is: 09/16/1997. Name: John W. Shears}
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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