YORK Mary E. Shearer, 89, entered into rest Saturday July 5, 2014, at Pleasant Acres Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Mervin E. Shearer. Viewings will be 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at John W. Keffer Funeral Homes and Crematory, Inc. 2114 West Market St., and 9 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. The funeral service will begin at 9:30 a.m. at the funeral home with Chaplain Sue Oelrich officiating. Burial will be in Zion Shaffer's Cemetery. Mrs. Shearer was born December 15, 1924 in West Manchester Township, a daughter of the late David F. and Olive G. (Rider) Hunt. She was a member of Zion Shaffer's Lutheran Church. Mary is survived by her children M. Franklin Shearer, Thomas N. Shearer and his wife Mildred, Dana L. Shearer and his wife Jackie, and June E. Smith and her husband John; three grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; 10 step-great-grandchildren; seven step great-great-grandchildren; sisters Mildred Becker, Marion Dubbs, Florence Heckert, and Arlene Roseberry: and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a son Kermet L. Shearer; a daughter Gayle A. Shearer; four sisters Pauline Amspacher, Hazel Shearer, Phyllis Amspacher, and Vonnie Klahold; Memorial contributions may be made to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation 2408 Park Drive Suite A, Harrisburg, PA 17110. www.KefferFH.com
John W. Keffer Funeral Home, Inc.
2114 West Market Street York, PA 17404
Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on July 7, 2014