Mary A. Shearer, 88, passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at her home in Angola, Indiana.
She was born on December 16, 1929 in Fort Wayne, Indiana to Floyd and Lillian (Filler) Keipper. She graduated from Northside High School in Fort Wayne.
Mary married James L. Shearer on July 6, 1957.
She was a member of the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Angola, Indiana. She sang with the church choir for many years. Mary volunteered for the Red Cross and the Bloodmobile. She also enjoyed doing crafts, swimming with her local swim group and spending time with the girls from her high school class. Most of all she loved spending time with her family.
Surviving is her loving husband of 61 years, Jim Shearer of Angola and her children, Sally (Jeff) Miller of Angola, Robert (Sharilyn) Shearer of Hamilton and Dave Shearer of Indianapolis, Indiana. Also surviving are her four grandchildren, Adam (Emily) Miller, Audra (Ben) Morgan, Austin (Mariah) Miller and Aaron (Anna) Miller and her six great-grandchildren, Weston, Khloe, Noelle, Heidi, Tucker and Georgia.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brother Kenny Keipper and two sisters Helen Wogoman and Eileen Wagstaff.
Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, December 14, 2018 at the First Congregational United Church of Christ, Angola, Indiana. Rev. Deborah Davis will be officiating.
Visitation will be from 10-11 AM on Friday, December 14, 2018 prior to the service at the church.
Burial will take place at a later date in Circle Hill Cemetery, Angola, Indiana.
Memorials may be made to the First Congregational United Church of Christ, Angola, Indiana.
Charitable donations may be made in Mary's memory to the following organization:
First Congregational United Church of Christ
314 West Maumee Street, Angola, IN 46703