Kenneth Leon Sears, 83, of Creswell, Ore. passed away on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020 in Cottage Grove, Ore. of complications from dementia.
Ken was born Oct. 14, 1937 in Broken Bow, Neb. to parents Edwin Leroy Sears from York, Nebraska and Teedie Mae Emerson from Westerville, Neb.
Ken graduated from Broken Bow High School in 1956 and then entered the United States Navy from 1956-60 as an Electronic Technician-2. He attained the rank of petty officer second class.
After receiving his Good Conduct Medal and . . .