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Paul Kenneth Schearer
Paul Kenneth Schearer

Paul Kenneth Schearer, 87, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 14, 2016.

He was born on July 6, 1928, in Berks County, Pa., to the late John and Margaret Heck Schearer. In addition to his parents, Paul was preceded in death by his wife, Leta Merrill Ward Schearer.

Paul enlisted in the U.S. Air Force in 1945. He honorably served for 20 years and was highly decorated. He later retired from M&M Plumbing Company after many years of service.

He is survived by his two stepdaughters, Ann W. Bullard (Ronald) and Kay W. Szalanczy (Andras); two grandchildren, Ronald Keith Bullard Jr. (Lauren) and Stacie Daneille Cooke (Scott); and two great-granddaughters, Annaleise and Alexandria Cooke.

A private graveside service will be held in Greenlawn Memorial Park at a later date.

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