He was born July 9, 1956, in Goshen, Ind., the son of Ronald and Pauline (Helmick) Eary. On Aug. 6, 2000, he married Silvia Jean Lent. She survives.
He worked as an electrician in the RV industry for many years. He was an amazing musician that played a right hand guitar upside down and was an amazing story teller.
He is survived by his four children: Michael Lynch; Adam Eary; Andy Eary; Amber Eary; a step-daughter: Alexandria ‘Pooh’ Bevis; a step-son: Nicholas Bevis; 10 grandchildren.; and a sister: Nancy Senter.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his sisters: Ruth Ortez and Gayle Halsey.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30, at Yeager Funeral Home, 1589 Lincolnway S., Ligonier.
A funeral service will be held in his honor on Friday August 30, 2012 at 12 noon at the funeral home. Pastor Sarah Tuttle will officiate. Burial will follow at Grace Lawn Cemetery in Middlebury.
Friends and family will be received from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. prior to the service on Friday.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the family in care of Yeager Funeral Home.