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Donald D. Pearson, Sr.

September 6, 1934 ~ November 20, 2021 (age 87)


Donald D. Pearson, Sr., age 87 of Walkerville, passed away on Saturday morning, November 20, 2021 at his home.  He was born on September 6, 1934 in Fremont, Michigan to Harold “Bud” & Esther (Densmore) Pearson.  Don had been employed by Teledyne Continental Motors, and then he worked at Gerber Products Company for 30 years until his retirement in 1985.  He was a member of Walkerville United Methodist Church, and he had been a fireman on the Walkerville Fire Department.  Don enjoyed woodworking, hunting, & fishing.  On April 8, 1955 he married Shirley A. Milner and she survives him along with 4 children:  Crystal “Christy” (Brian) Ward of Wichita Falls, Texas, Valerie (Dennis) Aiken of Walkerville, Donald Pearson, Jr. of Walkerville, Ginger (Dan Lefever) Pearson of Walkerville; 9 grandchildren & 14 great grandchildren; sisters-in-law:  Sharon Pearson of Fremont, and Jeannette Milner of Walkerville.  Don was preceded in death by his brothers:  Harold Pearson, Jr., William “Earl” Pearson, & Gilbert Pearson; and by his brother-in-law, Kenneth Milner.  According to his wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be a time to visit with the family along with refreshments from 2-4 PM on Saturday, December 4, 2021 at Walkerville United Methodist Church.  Interment will be at Fairlawn Cemetery in Walkerville at a later date.  Suggested Memorial:  Crystal Valley Care Fund.  You can sign the online guest book at  Arrangements are by Kroeze-Wolffis Funeral Home, Inc. of Fremont.


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Time of visiting and refreshments with the family
December 4, 2021

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Walkerville United Methodist Church
189 Main Street
Walkerville, MI 49459
Guaranteed delivery before the Time of visiting and refreshments with the family begins


Crystal Valley Care Fund
P.O. Box 451, Hart MI 49420

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