A former North Mankato city councilman is being laid to rest.  City officials say a funeral service is set for former Councilman Kim Spears this Saturday at Good Shepard Lutheran Church in North Mankato.  Spears, who served as city councilman from 2012 to 2016, passed away last Thursday at the age of 67.  Family members say visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m., with the service to start at 11 a.m.