OSWEGO, NY – Terry L. Shear, 67, a resident of Hannibal, died Tuesday June 28, 2016, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse.
Born in Fulton, NY, he was the son of the late Frank and Birdie Mae (Simms) Shear.
Terry worked as a machine operator at Owens Brockway in Auburn for many years.
He enjoyed hunting as well as golfing and taking rides on his motorcycle. Terry loved helping others especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by his daughter, Candace (Richard) Greene of Liverpool, NY; his step-daughter, Nicole (Tom) Rowe of Oswego; step-son, Dennis Segler of Oswego; his sisters, Linda Mae (William) Fowler of Hannibal, NY, Bonnie Lou (Donald) Derby of Fort Myers, Fla.; his grandchildren, Devon Crego, Peyton Rowe, Logan Cowan, Gavin Rowe and Alexis Rowe; a great-grandchild, Zayden Dulin; a devoted ex-wife, Shirley Shear; and several nieces, nephews, and friends.
Terry was predeceased by his son, Terry Shear.
Calling hours will be held 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, with a service to follow, at the Nelson Funeral Home, 11 W. Albany St., Oswego.