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Ralph Kay Pearson
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Birth: Dec. 31, 1896
Whittier
Linn County
Iowa, USA
Death: Aug. 22, 1972
Springville
Linn County
Iowa, USA

Ralph was born in Whittier, Iowa to James Miles Pearson and Sarah Maria Wild.

Ralph was married to Bertha L. Emmons on Feb. 21, 1921 in Lisbon, Iowa, and they had two children.

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Ralph Pearson, 75, of Whittier, Dies

WHITTIER—Ralph K. Pearson, 75, a retires farmer and a lifelong resident of the Whittier community, died Tuesday in a Cedar Rapids hospital.

He was born Dec. 31, 1896, near Whittier. On Feb. 21, 1921, at Lisbon, he was married to Bertha L. Emmons. Mr. Pearson was a member of the Springville Methodist church, and was treasurer of the Whittier Community Assn.

Surviving are his wife; two sons, Norman D. Pearson of Oskaloosa and Dr. James E. Pearson of Ames; five grandchildren; two sisters, Ethel Clark and Alma Grimes, both of Springville; and a brother, Arthur R. Pearson of Springville.

Services: 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the United Methodist church in Springville. Burial: Springville cemetery. Friends may call at the Murdoch chapel in Springville if they wish to contribute to a memorial fund.

-obituary
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Miles Pearson (1859 - 1934)
  Sarah Maria Wild Pearson (1863 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  Bertha L Emmons Pearson (1894 - 1987)
 
 Children:
  Norman Dale Pearson (1922 - 2013)*
  James Edwin Pearson (1934 - 2016)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alma Blanche Pearson Grimes (1886 - 1974)*
  Ethel May Pearson Clark (1887 - 1980)*
  Ora Belle Pearson (1889 - 1893)*
  Albert J Pearson (1892 - 1893)*
  Arthur Ray Pearson (1893 - 1973)*
  Clarence Leroy Pearson (1895 - 1896)*
  Ralph Kay Pearson (1896 - 1972)
  Harry V Pearson (1899 - 1903)*
  Helen Fay Pearson (1906 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Springville Cemetery
Springville
Linn County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: Trish Coate
Originally Created by: Gail Wenhardt
Record added: Apr 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68544033
Ralph Kay Pearson
Added by: Gail Wenhardt
 
Ralph Kay Pearson
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 Added: Oct. 17, 2015
 
 
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