In memory of
Sharon Mardell Pearson
In memory of
Sharon Mardell Pearson
Pearson, Sharon of Edina, MN., passed away peacefully on March 20, 2021 at the age of 92. She is survived by her daughter, Cindy Alexander (husband Steve), and son, Tom Pearson (wife Julia); 4 grandchildren, David Alexander (wife Emily), Amy Rydin (husband Casey), John Alexander (wife Chloe) and Alicia Pearson; 4 great grandchildren, Bennett Alexander, Bradley Alexander, Blair Alexander and Charlie Rydin; sister, Judy Edwards; and numerous nieces and nephews and extended family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Pearson; her sister, Pat Croft (and husband Russ); sister-in-law, Barb Zimmerman (and husband Gary); and parents, Mae Haynes and Bill Nessler. Sharon was born November 10,1928 in Minneapolis and graduated from West High School. After meeting Jack at Glacier Park, they married in Seattle and returned to Minnesota in 1955, where they raised their family. Sharon enjoyed golfing, tennis, skiing and traveling. Mostly she enjoyed any activity with her husband Jack. Sharon and Jack, a former Chairman and CEO of the NWNL Life Insurance Company of Minneapolis, enjoyed traveling together and spending time with children and grandchildren, family and friends. Those of us blessed to know Sharon will always remember her kindness, generosity and love of life. In lieu of flowers, donations can be directed to the Animal Humane Society, Alzheimer's Association, or the charity of one's choice. washburn-mcreavy.com Edina Chapel 952-920-3996
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Edina, MN 55436
In memory of
Sharon Mardell Pearson
Pearson, Sharon of Edina, MN., passed away peacefully on March 20, 2021 at the age of 92. She is survived by her daughter, Cindy Alexander (husband Steve), and son, Tom Pearson (wife Julia); 4 grandchildren, David Alexander (wife Emily), Amy Rydin (husband Casey), John Alexander (wife Chloe) and Alicia Pearson; 4 great grandchildren, Bennett Alexander, Bradley Alexander, Blair Alexander and Charlie Rydin; sister, Judy Edwards; and numerous nieces and nephews and extended family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Pearson; her sister, Pat Croft (and husband Russ); sister-in-law, Barb Zimmerman (and husband Gary); and parents, Mae Haynes and Bill Nessler. Sharon was born November 10,1928 in Minneapolis and graduated from West High School. After meeting Jack at Glacier Park, they married in Seattle and returned to Minnesota in 1955, where they raised their family. Sharon enjoyed golfing, tennis, skiing and traveling. Mostly she enjoyed any activity with her husband Jack. Sharon and Jack, a former Chairman and CEO of the NWNL Life Insurance Company of Minneapolis, enjoyed traveling together and spending time with children and grandchildren, family and friends. Those of us blessed to know Sharon will always remember her kindness, generosity and love of life. In lieu of flowers, donations can be directed to the Animal Humane Society, Alzheimer's Association, or the charity of one's choice. washburn-mcreavy.com Edina Chapel 952-920-3996
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Edina, MN 55436
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