Thomas Kear, 66, of Tiffin, died Friday, June 29, 2012, at Volunteers of America Autumnwood Care Center.
He was born Feb. 26, 1946, to Ralph O. and Naomi J. (Birkmire) Kear.
Survivors include a son, Jim (Ann) Kear of Clyde; a brother, Edward (Donna) Kear of Forney, Texas; a sister in law, Shirley Kear-Valentine of Tiffin; two grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father in 1965; his mother in 2009; and by his brothers, Charles "Chuck" Kear in 1980 and Steven Kear in 2010.
A memorial service is 7 p.m., Tuesday, July 10, at Faith United Methodist Church, 75 N. Sandusky St., Tiffin, OH 44883, with the Rev. Donna Van Trees officiating.
Friends may visit with the family prior to the service Tuesday, 6:30-7 p.m., at the church.
Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice Care.