She was the wife of the late Noel V. Dear, mother of Margaret A. Hooley (Richard), William J. (Frances) and the late Paul H. She was the grandmother of 13, great-grandmother of 13 and great-great-grandmother of six, and sister of John D. Jones, Jr. (the late Irja).
She was preceded in death by two brothers, one sister and two grandchildren.
Family will receive friends at A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Home, Royal Oak, Mich. Friday from 3-8 p.m. Requiem Mass will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church in Fraser, Mich.
Memorial tributes may be made to the charity of donor's choice.