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Thomas Lloyd Pearson

October 21, 1928 - September 19, 2017
Thomas Lloyd Pearson

Thomas Lloyd Pearson

Born: October 21, 1928
Died: September 19, 2017
Age: 88

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     Thomas Lloyd Pearson, the son of Richard Nells and Louisa (Olson) Pearson, was born October 21, 1928 in Fostoria, IA.  His childhood years were spent in Milford, IA, where he received his education, graduating from Milford High School.  After his schooling, he enlisted in the U.S. Army from 1951 until his honorable discharge in 1953. 

     Tom married Annette Schwidder on March 19, 1960 in New Ulm, MN.  After their marriage, they made their home in Sioux Falls, SD, until March of 1966, when they moved to Spencer, IA.  He worked for Midstates Builders for 26 years, until his retirement. Tom was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church in Spencer.  He was also a member of the American Legion and the Eagle’s Club.  He enjoyed watching the Hawkeyes and woodworking in his free time.

     Tom passed away at Longhouse Residence in Spencer, IA on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at the age of 88.  He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Annette in 2008; one infant daughter Juli Lynn Pearson; 4 brothers: LeRoy, Richard, Paul and Charles Pearson; 3 sisters, Leona Kabrick, Thelma Marsh, and Laura Sarver; and one grandson, Danny Pearson.

     Left to cherish his memory are his son, Mark Thomas (Laurie) Pearson of Spencer, IA; one daughter, Lauriann (Mark) Heilman of Spencer, IA; 3 grandchildren, Gabrielle Olene Ann Pearson, Sara Elizabeth Marie Pearson Marisa Kay Kilpatrick and Mathew Pearson Heilman; 2 sisters, Phyllis Bergman of Statford, IA, and Anita Carpenter of Galeburg, MI; one brother, Gary (Sharon) Pearson of Boise, ID; other relatives and many friends.

SERVICES
Graveside services will be held 1:00 P.M., Friday, September 22, 2017 at the Little Sioux Lutheran Cemetery in rural Milford.
OFFICIATING
Pastor Jen Henry
VISITATION
Visitation will begin 3:00 P.M., Thursday, September 21st with the family present from 5 to 7:00 P.M., Thursday evening at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer.
INTERMENT
Little Sioux Lutheran Cemetery
Rural Milford, Iowa

Condolences

Monday, September 25, 2017 at 8:07 AM
“Mark, please accept our sincere condolence's on the passing of your father. Jim & Jan Rusk”
- Jan Rusk
Sunday, September 24, 2017 at 12:27 AM
“Sorry for your earthly loss. He was a nice fellow. Peace to you all! He will be missed by all who knew him!”
- Nancy Hartmann
Sunday, September 24, 2017 at 12:27 AM
“Sorry for your earthly loss. He was a nice fellow. Peace to you all! He will be missed by all who knew him!”
- Nancy Hartmann
Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 6:08 PM
“So sorry for your loss hugs”
- Dorothy Brons
Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 5:31 PM
“Mark, Laurie & family, my sincere sympathy to all of you. Keeping you in my thoughts & payers.”
- Annie Golden
Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 9:03 AM
“Our thoughts and prayers are with Mark & LauriAnn and their families. We are so sorry we can not be there.”
- Gary & Sharon Pearson
Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 9:03 AM
“Dear family of Tom ~ Please know that my heart goes out to you at this difficult time. I so wish I could be with you to say goodbye to your dear father and grandfather. I truly enjoyed my visits with him the past few years. His eyes would light up when he talked about you - he was so proud of each of you. As you grieve, may God hold you close and give you strength and peace. And may you find comfort in knowing Tom is whole and with the Lord.”
- Onalee Wright
Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 9:03 AM
“Pearson Family - my thoughts and prayers are with you during this time, so sorry for your loss. Take comfort in knowing that Tom and Annette are together again.”
- Sheila Storey
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 6:15 PM
“Mark Laurie, Laurie Ann and families,
so sorry for your loss. you are all in our thoughts and prayers. ”
- Rhonda & Steve Essick
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 6:15 PM
“Our sympathies to the Pearson family, you are in our prayers, Mark sorry for the loss of you Dad.
- Ron & Sharon Essick
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