---- — OTTUMWA — Fred William Grear, 70, of Ottumwa, died Oct. 25, 2013, at his home.
He was born March 5, 1943, in Ottumwa to Fred and Betty Jean Eaves Walsh Grear.
Survivors include his sister, Mary Jo (Terry) Orndorff.
His body has been cremated.
Family services to be scheduled at a later date.
Robertson-Jay Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.