He was preceded in death by his parents Charles and Ardell Wear of Portsmouth, Ohio.
Survivors include his wife, Sheila D. Wear; children Jason Ryan (Angie) Wear, Denyia Gott, Michelle (Sean) Gott, Jennifer (Troy) West; grandchildren Justin, Brittney, Amanda, Courtney, Andrew, Gabriel, Jeremy, Sammi Jo, Joslyn; siblings Michael (America) Wear, Judy (Keith) Smith, Vicki (Lee) Daily, Carrol (Phil) Cassidy; many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Services July 9 at E.C. Nurre Funeral Home, Amelia.
Interment at Clover Cemetery.