Jerome Pierson, 76Jerome W. "Jerry" Pierson, age 76, formerly of Boyceville, Wis., died Sunday, April 15, at the Osceola Medical Center in Osceola, Wis.
Jerome W. "Jerry" Pierson, age 76, formerly of Boyceville, Wis., died Sunday, April 15, at the Osceola Medical Center in Osceola, Wis.
Jerry was born April 14, 1936, in Colfax, Wis., to Walter and Bertha (Anderson) Pierson. He attended the University of Wisconsin - River Falls and later served in the U.S. Army where he operated a laundry service on the side. Jerry married Audrey Louise Albrecht, and they have been married the past 52 loving years. He enjoyed bowling and fishing. Jerry worked most of his years for Friday Canning Company in New Richmond, WI as a field supervisor.
In retirement he became an artist. He would drive around looking for wood to carve. He was also an avid sports fan rooting for the Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Twins and he enjoyed hearing the organ at baseball games.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents and niece Brenda Pierson.
Jerry is survived by his wife, Audrey Pierson of Osceola; children, Andrea Hansen of Osceola, Linda Miller and husband, Bruce, of Hudson, Wis., and Daniel Pierson of Norway; grandchildren, Sarah Stolt, Reuben Daniel Pierson, Quinn Odin Pierson, and Sophie Sol Pierson; sister and brother, Judith Johnson and husband, James, of Tennessee, and Ronald Pierson and wife, Judith, of River Falls, Wis. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends,
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Friday, April 20, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Boyceville, with Reverend Bradley Peterson officiating. Interment of cremains will be in the Tiffany Cemetery, Boyceville. Friends may call at the church on Friday 2 hours prior to services.
Local arrangements by the Anderson Funeral Home in Glenwood City, Wis.
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