Mildred Katherine Lear, 83 of Madisonville passed away Wednesday, November 21, 2018, at Ridgewood Terrace Nursing. Born January 10, 1935, to the late Sam and Carrie (Zentmyer) Miller. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, John Raymond Lear; and daughter, Janice Garber.
Survived by her son, Kenneth (Shannon) Lear of St. Charles; daughter, Patricia Lear of Madisonville; friend, Linda Rice of Madisonville; 6 grandchildren, Steven (Savanah) Lear, Michael (Danielle) Lear, Kendra (Andy) Lear, Christian Rice, Kimberleigh Brandsaffe and Malcom Kasinger; 2 great-grandchildren, Brayden McLain and Kenzie McLain; and brother, Raymond Miller.
Service to be held Monday at Bandy Funeral Home in Nortonville at noon with Bro. Alan Menser officiating. Burial to follow in Grapevine Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 10:00 A.M. at the funeral home. Pallbearers are Kendra, Michael and Steven Lear, Greg MIller, Allen Robertson and Steve Wilson.