RAVENA – Margaret N. “Peggy” Shear, 81, passed away peacefully
February 10, 2015 at home with her loving family by her side. She
was the daughter of the late Dewey and Mildred Vadney. Peggy enjoyed
crafts, reading, and having breakfast with her friends. Her greatest
love and joy in her life was her family. Getting everyone together,
cooking for them and handing out her famous buy one and get one free
Survivors include her sons, William (Pam) Shear, Mark (Sharon) Shear
and Brian (Patricia) Shear; 10 grandchildren; 12
great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; sisters, Norma Walley
and Shirley Mattice; and many nieces, nephews and friends. Peggy was
predeceased by her husband and the love of her life, Mosher F. Shear
and brothers, William and Merlin “Bud” Vadney.
memorial service will be held in May on a date to be announced.
There will be no calling hours. In lieu of flowers the family would
like you to consider a donation in memory of Peggy to the Jerusalem
Reformed Church, PO Box 70 Rte. 32, Feura Bush, NY 12067 or
Community Hospice of Albany, 445 New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205.