Lyons - David was
born in Seattle, WA on May 15, 1948 to parents Dwight and
Margaret Lear.He is
survived by his daughter Holli DeJager of Jefferson, and son
Scott Flores of St. Helens; five grandchildren, and his older
brother Dwight of Scottsdale, AZ.David was preceded in death by his parents and younger
sister Melinda Lear, who passed away in 2009.Davidís family moved to Phoenix, AZ in 1949 and then
to Salem in 1953.
Hoover Elementary School, Waldo Junior High, and graduated
from North Salem High School in 1966.He also attended Chemeketa Community College in Salem
after high school.He
worked for the State of Oregon for many years in the vehicle
was an avid car buff and owned and maintained several classic
cars.David had been in
poor health the last several years after having suffered a
stroke, and he passed away at his home in Lyons on May 31.
A memorial service
will be held on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 2:00 pm at the
Stayton Community Center. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.