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Robert Lewis Lear

February 14, 1926 - February 22, 2018

Robert Lewis Lear, 92, passed away on February 20, 2018.  He was born on February 14, 1926 in Fairfield, Illinois to the late Walter and Emma Jane (Grove) Lear.                           .

Robert and his wife, Eva, moved to Zionsville on March 1, 1956.  Robert owned and operated Marko Excavating Co. and together with Eva, built and owned Lear’s Mobile Home Park until it was sold in 1993.

He is survived by his daughters, Cheryl (Lear) Johnson and husband Randy, Vickie (Lear) Lee and  husband Mark; grandchildren, Chad Lee, Reanna (Johnson) Brown, Cresta (Lee) Wintin and husband Josh, Cody Lee and wife Caroline, Ashley Johnson; great grandchildren, Cohen Wintin, Campbell Wintin, and Callie Lee.

Robert was preceded in death by his wife, Eva Lear on December 9, 2013.

A Celebration of Life for Robert and Eva will be on Saturday, March 3, 2018 from 2:00 to 5:00 pm at the American Legion in Zionsville.  All friends are welcome to come and say a final goodbye.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to any Veterans Associations of the donor’s choice.

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