Florence H Shearer

September 5, 1919November 18, 2020

Florence May Hobson Shearer, age 101, of Fort Myers, FL passed away on November 18, 2020. Florence was born on September 5, 1919, she is a true a native Floridian. Beloved mother of Linda Murtaugh, Alice Shearer, Kenneth Shearer, and Samuel Raymond Shearer Jr.. Cherished grandmother of Kimberly May Shearer and Samuel Raymond Shearer III. A loving aunt to Janice Stillwell and Anette Bohs. Florence is predeceased by her beloved husband, Samuel Raymond Shearer. She is also predeceased by her siblings Edith Eliza Rose, Ethel Jean Hendry, and Alfred Henry Hobson Jr.. As a knowledgeable librarian, she worked many years and retired from the Lee County School system. Florence, a master quilter, was a member of the SWFL Quilt Guild. Florence was a friend to many and will be greatly missed.


  • Graveside Service

    Wednesday, November 25, 2020


Florence H Shearer

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Janice Stilwell

November 19, 2020

AUNT May, as we called her was a special and talented lady. Known for her beautiful quilts, and the special blankets she made for the children at the Golisano Hospital delighted many children and families. She was raised in Ft Myers in the good old days. God Bless your beautiful path to heaven. Tell all your family hello that went before you. You will be missed every day. Your Niece Jan.

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