Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Pierces in:
 • Mount Hawley Cemetery
 • Peoria
 • Peoria County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Homer Lawrence Pierce
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Mar. 9, 1902
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 1973
Peoria County
Illinois, USA


Peoria Journal Star, June 14, 1973

ALTA Homer Pierce, 71, of Alta died at 11:40 a.m. yesterday in Proctor Hospital at Peoria.

He was born March 9, 1902 in Princeville, a son of Theodore and Agatha Harrison Pierce. He married Mabel Kent Oct. 4, 1930 in Peoria.

Surviving are his widow; a son, Larry of Falls Church, Va.; a granddaughter; two brothers, Robert of Peoria and Fremont of Galva; and a sister, Mrs. Ray (Mabel) Aldrich of Peoria.

Five brothers and three sisters preceded him in death.

He had been a transport driver for oil companies.

He was master of Alta and Peoria County granges and a member of Alta Masonic Lodge and attended the Alta Presbyterian Church.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Bouton-Hammitt-Davison Funeral Home, Dunlap, Pastor Robert Deugan officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Hawley Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. tomorrow at the funeral home, with Masonic services at 8.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Family links: 
  Theodore Seymore Pierce (1854 - 1924)
  Agatha Ann Harrison Pierce (1862 - 1939)
  Mabel Maria Kent Pierce (1900 - 1990)
  Frederick Haywood Pierce (1878 - 1959)*
  Howard William Pierce (1880 - 1966)*
  Lillian Elenor Pierce Carr (1882 - 1967)*
  Hanford Theodore Pierce (1884 - 1961)*
  Robert Henry Pierce (1886 - 1979)*
  Mildred Emma Pierce Hammel (1888 - 1917)*
  Mabel Alviria Pierce Alldredge (1890 - 1979)*
  Oliver V Pierce (1892 - 1942)*
  Fremont Pierce (1894 - 1978)*
  Grace Ada Pierce Peterson (1896 - 1963)*
  Paul Prentiss Pierce (1900 - 1900)*
  Homer Lawrence Pierce (1902 - 1973)
*Calculated relationship
Mount Hawley Cemetery
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: One Foot In The Grave
Originally Created by: John Melton
Record added: Aug 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21258278
Homer Lawrence Pierce
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Steve Slaughter
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Melissa OBrian
 Added: Feb. 26, 2012
My grandfather.
- John Melton
 Added: Oct. 16, 2008

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service