Gerald Gear Obituary

Gerald J. Gear
Gerald J. Gear
Gerald J. Gear

December 18, 1924 - February 28, 2008
Born in Des Moines, Iowa
Resided in Clive, IA
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Gerald J. Gear passed away February 28, 2008 at Kavanagh House on 56th Street of a stroke. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 AM, Monday, March 3, 2008 at St. Theresa's Catholic Church with burial to follow at Glendale Cemetery.

Gerald was born December 18, 1924 in Des Moines the son of Frank and Agnes (Reynolds) Gear. He was WWII Navy Veteran. Gerald was a salesman for Gates Rubber Company. He was a member of St. Theresa's Catholic Church.

Gerald is survived by his children, Michael (Jeanne) Gear, Gregory (Judith) Gear, Timothy (Vicky) Gear, Paul (Lori) Gear and Geralynn Doescher; 12 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; a brother, Vincent Gear and his sister, Mary Kay Johnson. He was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia and his parents.

A visitation will be held from 6 to 7 PM, Sunday at Westover Funeral Home with a Vigil at 6:30 pm. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Iowa.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Sunday, March 2, 2008
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Service
St. Theresa's Catholic Church
1230 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA US 50311
Monday, March 3, 2008
10:00 AM
Cemetery
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Monday, March 3, 2008

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Hospice of Central Iowa
401 Railroad Place
West Des Moines, IA