Patricia Shear, 80, died July 24, 2013, at Lawnwood Regional Medical Center, Fort Pierce. She was born in New York and lived Port St. Lucie. She was a retired supervisor for the IRS in Holtsville, N.Y., for 20 years. She was of the Catholic faith. Survivors include her daughter, Diane Kirkland of Port St. Lucie; sons, Frederick Shear of Medford, N.Y., and Thomas Shear of Medford; sister, Mary Robinson of Flushing, N.Y.; and five grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Frederick Shear. Memorial contributions may be made to Treasure Coast Hospice, 5090 Dunn Road, Fort Pierce, FL 34981. Services: None at this time. Arrangements are by Aycock Funeral Home in Stuart. A guest book is available at www.aycockfuneralhome.net.
Published in the TC Palm on July 26, 2013