Erlene Johnson - Pearce Obituary

Erlene B. Johnson - Pearce
Erlene B. Johnson - Pearce

June 18, 1938 - January 20, 2019


Erlene B. Johnson-Pearce, 80, born in Chicago, IL. June 18, 1938 , passed away January 20, 2019. An always joyful, sweet and giving woman who made friends wherever she would go, she will be forever in our hearts. Devoted wife for over 53 year, she is preceded in death by her husband Henry George Pearce in 2013. She is survived by her four children Michael Pearce, Lynn Pearce, Patty (Michael) Milligan, Lee (Lori) Pearce and her sister Sandy (William) Herbst.
Erlene enjoyed the blessing of many memories with her 9 grand children, 8 great grand children and 1 great great grandchild she had the joy of meeting over Christmas.
An avid lover of the outdoors she lived on the lake, enjoyed boat rides, gardening, time with family and many wonderful days at their farm in Bevent, Wisconsin. A very talented graphic designer and seamstress, she never hesitated to lend a hand. A Celebration of Life will be held in her honor at Parkway by the Lake in Ingleside, IL. on March 23, 2019 from 12 PM to 4 PM. Speeches, stories and memories to start at 1:00pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Heart Association in her honor.

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Celebration of Life
25212 W Lake Shore Dr
Ingleside, IL US 60041
Saturday, March 23, 2019
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM


American Heart Association
7272 Greenville Avenue
Dallas, TX 75231
The American Heart Association's mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular disease and stroke. The association was founded in 1924 and today is the nation's largest national voluntary health agency devoted to defeating heart disease and stroke, which together claim about 950,000 lives each year and rank as our nation's No. 1 and No. 3 killers. To prevent, treat and ultimately defeat these diseases, the association funds research, creates and implements professional and public education programs focusing on improving emergency care and reducing risk factors, holds community service activities and engages in advocacy efforts to safeguard American's health.