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November 16, 2023
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William Gear, Sr. passed away on November 16, 2023 surrounded by his children. He loved Kathleen, William, Jr., Diane and husband Mark (Chiavelli), and Julie and husband Byron (Locke). He was predeceased by his son Robert. Bill was proud of each of his 12 grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Bill grew up in Everett in a large family and is survived by four brothers Ron, Jack, Jim, and Ted.
Bill’s tremendous work ethic stood out even as a young man working in his father’s business and Bill was proud of his own businesses he went on to build.
Visiting hours will be held at the Salvatore Rocco & Sons Funeral Home, 331 Main Street, Everett on Tuesday from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. Complimentary valet parking Tuesday at the Main Street entrance. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Interment will take place at Woodlawn Cemetery, 302 Elm Street Everett at 10am please go directly to the cemetery there will be no procession to the cemetery meet at the main entrance.