Bob Sears, Jr., age 74 passed away on Thursday, September 28, 2017 after a short battle with cancer.

Born May 9, 1943 in Carbondale, PA to Robert Sears Sr. and Ruth Thompson (deceased).

He attended Perth Amboy Vocational School, NJ as an electrician.

Upon graduation he was drafted in the US Army and served from 1966 to 1968 as a Military Police, E3. After the military he achieved the rank of master electrician for the IBEW Local 456 out of New Brunswick, NJ.

He is survived by his wife, Carmella who he married in 1986 and they came together with five surviving and two deceased children, Donna Leonard Sisson (Raymond), Brenda Leonard Tudge (Micheal), twins Bonnie and Betsy Sears (deceased in 1967), Sherry Sears Timbrook (Tim), Robyn Sears Ely (Sean), and Teresa Leonard Williams (Albert).

He is also survived by eight grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Bob's siblings are: his twin brother Billy Sears (Ruthie), Jimmy Sears (Rosa), Ann Perry (Rodie), Patty Martin (Kenny) (both deceased) and Margaret O'Palka (Rob) and many nieces and nephews.

Bob was cremated at a private service which was held near their current home in Buckeye, Arizona.

In lieu of flowers please donate a monetary gift on his behalf to St. Jude Children's Research Center.