John William McLear, age 75, passed away at his residence on June 5, 2019. John was born on September 15, 1943 at Mount Vernon, New York, the son of William C. and Ethel Mildred (Van Houdt) McLear.
John served in the US Navy from November 21, 1961 to August 2, 1963. He drove a taxi in the Bronx, New York and was a bartender in Patterson, New Jersey before moving to the Margaretville area where he worked for Delaware County driving seniors for medical appointments.
Survivors are his brother James Edward McLear and wife Sharon, his sister June (McLear) Angiolelli and husband Gerald and significant other, Sandy Butler.
A private committal service will take place at Ferncliff Cemetery, Hartsdale, New York. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville. NY.