THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Warren E. Pearson
Issue Date: April 26, 2018
Warren E. Pearson, 80, of Menominee, Mi. and Peshtigo, passed away Thursday, April 12, 2018 at Manor Care in Pewaukee with family by his side.
Born May 6, 1937 in Marinette, to the late Fred and Anna (Banach) Pearson, he graduated from Marinette High School in 1955.
On Feb. 8, 1964, he married Patricia Holt who preceded him in death on Oct. 11, 2017. He worked most of his life at Badger Paper, mostly as a machine tender, retiring in 1994.
He enjoyed board games, fishing, bowling, golf and traveling with his wife of 53 years, but especially loved his family and enjoyed every moment with them.
He is survived by four sons, Dave (Heather) Pearson of Menominee, Dan (Tracy) Pearson of West Bend, Mike (Jill) Pearson of DePere and Greg (Loralee) Pearson of Bartlett, Ill.; a daughter Patricia of Belvidere, Ill.; a brother, Frank Pearson of Menominee; three sisters, Loretta Dellisse of Menominee and Sally Taylor and Beverly (Rich) Zorza, both of Marquette, Mi. and eight grandchildren.
In addition to his parents and wife, Patrica, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Bob, Fred "Fritz" and Don and a sister, Shirley Tanquay.
Visitation will be held at Cadieu Thielen Funeral Home on Friday, May 4 from noon until time of the Memorial Services at 1:30 p.m. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery at 2:30 p.m. for family and close friends, followed by a reception at Riverside Country Club from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.