Clara Belle Lear

Clara Belle Lear, our beautiful mother, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 6:15 p.m. in her home in Longmont, Colorado. She was born February 27, 1931, in Nucla, Colorado.

She is survived by her daughters Mary Ann Davis (Mike); Nancy Lee Berger (Ken); Kathryn Louise Bowden (Randy); Debra Lynn Howell (Sid). She is also survived by her son William Allen Lear; 14 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Preceded in death by husband Billy Gene Lear; her son William Ronald Lear; grandsons Jerod Netherton and Dustin Bowden; her mom Helen Mary (Rice) Hall; sisters Sarah, Julia, Aileen and May; and brothers Andrew and Walter.

A funeral was held at the LDS Church Longmont Stake Center in Longmont on Thursday, May 14. Inurnment was held on Saturday, May 16, at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Moab, Utah.

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