In Memory of

Jone Illene Pearson

May 31, 1937 - May 10, 2010
Jone Illene Pearson, the daughter of Francis and Dorthea (Sweet) Meyer, was born on May 31, 1937 in Storm Lake, IA. Her childhood years were spent in Truesdale, IA, where she attended school and graduated from Truesdale High School. On March 24, 1964, Jone was united in marriage to Dr. Harold Pearson in Rushford, MN. Following their marriage they lived in Cherokee, IA. She attended Buena Vista University in Storm Lake. Jone worked at the Hy-Vee bakery for many years. She was also her husband's dental assistant years ago when they had a dental office in the basement. Jone love to oil paint, knit, and crochet. In her later years, she enjoyed going out with her good friend Ralph, to Car Club and out for dinner. She also enjoyed visiting with friends and watching her television shows. On May 10, 2010, Jone passed away unexpectedly at her home at the age of 72. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Harold Pearson in 2003; and her parents, Francis and Dorthea Meyer. She is survived by her two sons: Paul (Susan) Pearson of Knoxville, IA, and Pete Pearson of Storm Lake, IA; one twin sister, Jene (Benjii) Meyer of Modesto, CA; two grandchildren, Mike and Beth Elder; as well as nieces; nephews; other relatives; and many friends.
SERVICES
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 14, 2010 at Greenwood Fuenral Home in Cherokee
OFFICIATING
Rev. Magrey R. deVega
CASKET BEARERS
VISITATION
Visitation will begin at noon on Thursday, with the family present from 5:00-7:00 P.M. Thursday night at Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee.
MUSIC
INTERMENT
Cedar Cemetery Fonda, Iowa

Condolences

Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 12:00 AM
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Monday, May 17, 2010 at 12:00 AM
“I'm writing this in leiu of my friend Gerri Robinson who was a great friend of Jone Pearson. She will be greatly missed by Gerri very much.”
- Karn Monson
Thursday, May 13, 2010 at 12:00 AM
“I'm so sorry to learn of your loss. I was so fotunate to see Jone at Wilma's birthday celebration last Feburary. Take care!”
- Mark Uuskallio
Thursday, May 13, 2010 at 12:00 AM
“It was a great shock to hear of Jones passing. Bessie and I knew her well when we lived in Cherokee in 1964 to 1966. She had a great sense of humor and was wonderful to be around as was her husband. ”
- Mark V Shinkle
Thursday, May 13, 2010 at 12:00 AM
“Pete and Paul, I'm so sorry to hear about your mom. She was always such a sweetheart!
God Bless you! Tatia Pibal Eischeid”
- Tatia M. Eischeid
Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at 12:00 AM
“My sincere condolences, Peter and Paul, Gene and other family members. You are in my thought and prayers with the loss of your mother and sister. May God bless you.”
- Bonnie Mester
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