James Allen Shearer, 59, of Apollo, passed away on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at Good Samaritan Hospice in Cabot, Pa. He was born on Monday, February 8, 1960 in Leechburg, the son of the late Paul H. and Elsie M. Maurhoff Shearer. He was a United States Army veteran. He enjoyed riding his Harley, loved his cats but especially loved spending time with his family and loved ones. He is survived by his brothers, Paul A. Shearer of Allegheny Twp. and John H. Shearer and his wife, Linda, of Lower Burrell, his sisters, Frances Waldenville and her husband, Ray, of Freeport, Barbara L. Waldenville of Apollo and Elise L. Sackett and her husband, William, of Allegheny Twp. and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Mark D. Shearer. At his request, all funeral arrangements were private.