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Carl Henry Pearson

Big Rapids, Mecosta County, Michigan, USA
Death 3 Aug 2012 (aged 96)
Milaca, Mille Lacs County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Pease, Mille Lacs County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 100142489 · View Source
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Funeral service for Carl Pearson, 96, of Milaca, were Friday, August 10, 2012 at Zion Lutheran Church in Milaca with Rev. Stephen Blenkush officiating. Military honors were provided by Hansen-Hayes American Legion Post #178 and Siemers-Hakes VFW Post #10794.

He died on Friday, August 3, 2012 at the Heritage House in Milaca.

Arrangements were by Peterson-Johnson Funeral Home of Milaca.

Carl Henry Pearson was born July 25, 1916 to August and Johanna Pearson in Big Rapids, MI. He married Ella Peters on May 24, 1943 in Oak Park, MN. Carl was stationed in Europe as a nurse in World War II. Upon his return, the couple made their home in Milaca, where two children were born. Carl was a meat cutter in various grocery stores in the area. In 1956, Carl survived fully from an eleven month stay at a Veterans Hospital where he was diagnosed with Tuberculosis. He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church and Siemers-Hakes VFW in Milaca.

Carl enjoyed the outdoors; he was an avid fisherman and hunter. In his last as age slowed him down, he turned his focus to VFW activities. Carl lived a full and active life right up to his last years.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Ella in 1995; brothers, Arvid, Edward, Raynold and Nels and sisters, Betty (Ervin "Sammy") Sammuelson.

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