Thomas “Tom” Pearson, age 79, of Stewart, Minnesota, formerly of New York Mills, Minnesota, husband of Elaine, passed away on Sunday, July 18, 2021, at his home in Stewart.
Graveside Service will be held Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at 11:00 A.M. at Round Grove Lakeside Cemetery (Stewart City Cemetery) in Stewart, Minnesota.
Thomas Lawrence Pearson was born on August 4, 1941, in Mondamin, Iowa. He was the son of Lawrence and Vera (Thomas) Pearson. He received his education in Manhatten Beach, California, and was a graduate of the Mira Costa High School Class of 1959 & El Camino College 1961.
On August 8, 1964, Thomas was united in marriage to Elaine White at North Gardenia Church in Gardenia, California. This marriage was blessed with two children, Timothy and Mark. Thomas and Elaine resided in Torrance CA until 1979 then moved to New York Mills MN and later to Stewart, Minnesota. Thomas and Elaine shared 56 years of marriage.
Thomas was self-employed as a dairy farmer. He also worked in manufacturing at Douglas and Hughes Aircraft and Cellestron International for many years. Thomas retired in 2007.
Thomas enjoyed riding his motorcycle, tending the yard and garden. He especially enjoyed diving into the deeper things in Scripture and authored a Book named “Ester, the blueprint of redemption”.
Thomas passed away on Sunday, July 18, 2021, at his home in Stewart, at the age of 79 years.
Thomas is survived by his:
Wife, Elaine Pearson, of Stewart, MN;
Sons, Timothy Pearson, and his wife, Trudi, of New York Mills, MN,
and Mark Pearson, of Excelsior, MN;
Sisters, Barbara Woods and Colleen Toscano;
Grandchildren, Tausha Pearson, Tawna Schwarz, and her husband, Joe, Talia Donoho and her Husband Nate, and Jake Pearson;
Great-Grandchildren, Everest Richards, Miles Pearson, Solomon Mondesir & Avett Schwarz
Many other relatives and friends.
Thomas is preceded in death by his Parents, Lawrence Pearson and Vera Sherman.