Peterson Funeral Chapel

            Oliver Leland "Lee" Sears, 87, of Mt. Vernon passed away Saturday, August 14, 2021 in his home.

            He was born to Wilbur and Lois Hutchison Sears on November 10, 1934 in Bucyrus, MO.

            Survivors include his wife, Karen; one son, Kermit Sears of Virginia Beach, VA.; three daughters, Kimberly Welsh and husband, Jack of Cobb Island, MA., Karla Brownlee and husband, Sam of Davenport, IA. and Renee Gray of Sherwood, AR.; 3 grandchildren, Kristine, Krystal and Devin; and 2 great-grandchildren, Damon and Asher.

            Funeral services will be held Thursday, August 19 at 1:00 p.m. in the Peterson Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Maple Park Cemetery.

            Visitation will be held Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. in the funeral home.