Polk Co. School Board
WINTER HAVEN - Mrs. Inez Marie Sears, age 88, died of heart failure Monday (March 4, 2013) at home.
Born in Amsterdam, N.Y., on March 11, 1924, she came to Winter Haven from Auburn, N.Y., in 1975. She was a teacher's aide for the Polk County School Board. She was a member of St. Matthew's Catholic Church, Winter Haven.
Mrs. Sears was preceded in death by her husband Edward R. Sears, in 1997. She is survived by her sons Ken E. Sears, Edward N. Sears, both of Winter Haven; daughters Collen Golon, Winter Haven, Dale M. Cavanaugh, Crossville, TN; six grandchildren; three great grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, 2013, at Crisp-Coon Funeral Home, Winter Haven. Services will be at 9 a.m. Thursday, March 7, 2013 at St. Matthew's Catholic Church, Winter Haven. Burial will be in Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Good Shepherd Hospice or FL. Gulf