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 Bertha L <I>Emmons</I> Pearson

Bertha L Emmons Pearson

Springville, Linn County, Iowa, USA
Death 22 Aug 1987 (aged 92)
Springville, Linn County, Iowa, USA
Burial Springville, Linn County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 68544032 · View Source
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Bertha was born in Springville, Iowa to Edwin C. Emmons and Susanna Shaw.

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


BERTHA L. PEARSON, 92, formerly of Whittier, died Saturday morning in Riverside Manor, Ames, where she had been a resident for the past four years.

She was born Nov. 25, 1894, at Whittier, and married Ralph Pearson on Feb. 21, 1921, at Lisbon. He died in 1972. Mrs. Pearson had lived at Meth-Wick Manor in Cedar Rapids from 1974 to 1983 before moving to Ames. She was a member of the United Methodist church in Springville.

Surviving are two sons, Norman of Fremont, Iowa, and James of Ames; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Services: 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, United Methodist Church, Springville by the Rev. Neal Allen. Burial: Springville Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at Murdoch Chapel in Marion.


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  • Maintained by: Daniel Pearson
  • Originally Created by: Gail Wenhardt
  • Added: 17 Apr 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 68544032
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bertha L Emmons Pearson (25 Nov 1894–22 Aug 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 68544032, citing Springville Cemetery, Springville, Linn County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Daniel Pearson (contributor 47958904) .