Lear, Patsy Lorraine (Pat), Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away at the Bay Regional Center, Wednesday, March 6, 2013. Age 68 years. The daughter of the late Clarence and Florence (Smith) Lear was born April 17, 1944 in Saginaw, Michigan. She was employed by the Saginaw County Registrar of Deeds, retiring with 41 ½ years of service, which at the time was the longest termed employee with Saginaw County. She was a member of Saginaw First Church of the Nazarene and its ladies prayer group. She loved to bake and spend time with friends and family. Surviving are one sister and brother-in-law, Evelyn and Charles Larson; a niece, Deana Canell; a nephew and his wife, Darrell and Dawn Canell; her special friend, Ruth Hall. A sister, Norene Canell has predeceased her. The funeral service will take place on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the Saginaw First Church of the Nazarene, 3000 Davenport St. (at McEwen), Saginaw. Rev. John Obrecht will officiate with burial in Kochville Cemetery. Friends may call at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 4480 Mackinaw Road, from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Friday and then on Saturday at the Church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the Saginaw First Church of the Nazarene. www.casefuneralhome.com