Browney Shearer, 97, passed away October 10, 2019

Browney Shearer, 97 of Coloma passed away Thursday, October 10, 2019 at Whitcomb Towers in St Joseph.

Services celebrating his life will be 1 pm Tuesday, Oct 15 at Duffield & Pastrick Family Funeral Home in Coloma where visitation will be 12 noon up until the time of the service.  Burial with Military Honors will follow in Coloma Cemetery.  Donations in memory of Browney may be made to Coloma United Methodist Church of which he was a member or the North Berrien Military Rites Team.  Those wishing to leave an online message of remembrance may do so by using the "Guestbook" link located on this page.

Browney was born March 29, 1922 in Wilburn, Ark. to Lawrence and Theodosa (Ramsey) Shearer.  In addition to being a member of the Coloma United Methodist Church he was a life member of the Coloma Masonic Lodge, #162 and Scottish Rite.  He retired from Whirlpool Corporation in 1985 after 37 years of service.  He was also a WWII Veteran serving in the Army from 1942 to 1945.

Survivors include one son; Bill (Kathy) Shearer of Asheville, N.C.; six grandchildren, and three great grandchildren.

Browney was preceded in death by his wife Florence whom he married August 15, 1942, a son John Shearer, his sister and a brother.

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