Carl Pearson

March 5, 1938 - April 5, 2018
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Carl Robert Pearson, 80, of Dover, died Thursday, April 5, 2018 in Union Hospital at Dover following a period of declining health.

A son of the late Albert Leroy “Roy” and Gladys May (Ritschard) Pearson, Carl was born March 5, 1938 at Malvern, Ohio.

Carl graduated from Malvern High School in 1956 and was a ve…

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Carl Robert Pearson, 80, of Dover, died Thursday, April 5, 2018 in Union Hospital at Dover following a period of declining health.

A son of the late Albert Leroy “Roy” and Gladys May (Ritschard) Pearson, Carl was born March 5, 1938 at Malvern, Ohio.

Carl graduated from Malvern High School in 1956 and was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He was employed as a truck driver for more than 32 years and eventually retired from Dover Chemical.

He was a member of The Church of New Hope at Dover and the East Ohio Emmanuel Emmaus Organization. Carl had a passion for singing and over the years was a member of many choruses and quartets, which include the Schoenbrunn Valley Barbershop Chorus, the Faithful Four Gospel Quartet, the Loyal Sons Quartet and the Pearson Brothers Quartet.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara (Derheimer) Pearson whom he married on August 30, 1997; a daughter, Connie (Eric) Griffin of Malvern; two sons, Terry (Kim) Pearson of Malvern and Bruce (Samantha) Pearson of Somerdale; two step-daughters, Dawn (Jim) Siesky of Wakeman, Ohio and Tammy (Sean) Fitzgibbon of North Lawrence, Ohio; 11 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and two brothers, Retired Capt. USMC Charles (Vernice) Pearson of Carrollton and Merle (Athnee) Pearson of Waynesburg, Ohio.

Carl was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Mary Elizabeth Pearson; a granddaughter, Erin Linn Pearson; two brothers, Myron and Donald Pearson and three sisters, Dorothy Groff, Eileen Mang and Lillian Shoupe.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, April 8, 2018 from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Geib Funeral Center at Dover. A funeral service celebrating Carl’s life will be held on Monday, April 9, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. in the funeral home with Pastor Dan Legg officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in Dover Burial Park. Following the committal service, a luncheon will be held in the Hospitality Room in the Geib Funeral Center.

Contributions may be made in Carl’s memory to The Church of New Hope, 3374 Schneiders Crossing Road NW, Dover, OH 44622 or to a charity of one’s choice.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, April 8, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm

End Time: 5:00 pm

Geib Funeral Center at Dover

Address:

5600 N Wooster Avenue, Dover, OH, 44622

Service Information

Date: Monday, April 9, 2018

Time: 10:00 am

Geib Funeral Center at Dover

Address:

5600 N Wooster Avenue, Dover, OH, 44622

Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, April 9, 2018

Dover Burial Park

Address:

N Wooster Avenue, DOVER, OH, 44622

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Reception Information

Date: Monday, April 9, 2018

Geib Funeral Center at Dover

Address:

5600 N Wooster Avenue, Dover, OH, 44622

Following the committal service, a luncheon will be held in the Hospitality Room in the Geib Funeral Center.


Donation Information

Church of New Hope

3374 Schneiders Crossing Rd. NW
Dover, OH 44622

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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Helen posted on 4/11/18

Prayers of comfort.....Bruce & Samantha, your in my thoughts & Prayers.

 

Linda Schneider posted on 4/9/18

So sorry to hear of Carl's passing...our sympathy to all. May you feel the Lord's presence and healing during this time and always. Hilda Schneider, Randy & Linda Schneider family

 

Bet Leatherman posted on 4/8/18

We are so sorry for your loss.... Thinkinh of all of you and fa.ilies!!! Sending our prayers!!! Beth and Brenda

 

Mel Dessecker posted on 4/8/18

Dear Connie, Terry, Bruce and families; May God comfort and sustain you at this time and keep you in the palm of his hand, With God's Love, Mel Dessecker

 

Patty & Dave posted on 4/8/18

So sorry for your loss Connie, Eric & family. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you! Love, Patty & Dave

 

Steve Pearson and Rita Meuret posted on 4/8/18

Barb, Connie, Terry, Bruce and families, our thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of sorrow. Take comfort in knowing that Uncle Carl is now with our Lord and Savior and he is at peace. He will be missed dearly.

 

Barb Stull posted on 4/8/18

I am sorry for loss i can remember when we was and live next to each other . your dad well be missed

 

Shirley Hahn Peterson posted on 4/7/18

Please accept my deepest sympathy as you grieve for Carl. We grew up together in the Malvern Methodist Church. We were a close knit group in the Youth Fellowship. May God Bless all his family.

 

Edna Williamson Trussell posted on 4/7/18

Deepest sympathy to the family. I remember Carl singing with the Loyal Sons Quartet with my Uncle Carl Gascon and my mama Jean Cline playing the piano. What beautiful music shall be heard from heaven. May God give you peace.

 

Ken and Valda (Pearson) Richards posted on 4/7/18

Our thoughts and prayers are with Barb, Connie, Terry, and Bruce's families and all the family and friends who were blessed to know our Uncle Carl. He has left us with a legacy of music, laughter (he was so ornery!), and love.....he was faithful, humble, strong, and kind on this earth and now he walks with our Lord! Our loss is great, but we will rejoice together, that he is Home, at last... free of all infirmity and struggle! Sending prayers for strength, and comfort to all who loved him.

 

Julie Pillar posted on 4/7/18

Terry & Kim, I'm so sorry for your loss. May peace be with you.

 

Hazel Campbell Newhouse posted on 4/7/18

So sorry for your loss. Praying for God's comfort for the family. Am happy to have known and respected Carl. He was a gracious kind person to all he came in contact with. We know where we can see him again.

 

Doris Chiurco, Diana Yost, and family. Malvern, Ohio posted on 4/7/18

Please accept our sympathy for your loss. Peace be with you.

 

Sheila Bell posted on 4/7/18

You will be missed. So many memories from when I was a child. Going to the house and playing games down in the basement with my cousin's. Bruce, Terry, and Connie. I send my condolences to all the family, and I will be keeping you all in my prayers. Love you all.

 

Carlan & Dottie Walters posted on 4/7/18

Our sincere sympathies to the Pearson family. DeColores.

 

Sheila Bell posted on 4/7/18

I will always remember you and miss you Uncle Carl. I remember as a child going to your house and playing games, like Mouse Trap, down in the basement with my cousin's. Bruce, Terry, and Connie. My condolences go out to all the family. I will keep you all in my prayers.

 

Darlene Reed posted on 4/7/18

A man of Faith and Love. Uncle Carl, you will be missed.

 

Bart'nBrenda McNutt posted on 4/7/18

Our deepest condolences

 

Hal G. Griffin posted on 4/6/18

Connie, Eric and Family, You have my Sincere Sympathy on your Dad's passing. You both lost your Dad's three months apart. He was about a month younger than Uncle Jerry. Love, Uncle Hal

 

Cyndi and Rick Miller posted on 4/6/18

We are so sad and grieving for the loss of this magnificent man, but rejoicing that he is dancing with Jesus at home. Our prayers, thoughts and love go out to Barb, Shelby, MM Terry Pearson and all the family.

 

Theresa Schroeder posted on 4/6/18

Sympathy and love to the Pearson family. May God’s love and strength help you this time.

 

Tim and Mary (Grafe) Meiser posted on 4/6/18

To the family and friends of Carl, Please know we care and are sending our deepest sympathy to each of you during this sad time for all of you. Keep the memories of him with you each and everyday. Tim and Mary (Grafe) Meiser

 

Kelly & Jim posted on 4/6/18

My most memorable moment was him singing at my dads funeral. Carl had such an amazing voice. You will be missed and thought about daily.

 

Cindy Schweitzer Sutkowy posted on 4/6/18

Sending prayers to the Pearson family! May God Bless you!

 

Beckie Goudy posted on 4/6/18

My sympathy to Barb and family. I knew Carl from Rehab at Union when my dear Doug used to go there. Rest in Peace and sing with the Angels dear Carl.

 

Jim and Kathy Grafe posted on 4/6/18

Barb and family, our hearts are aching for you all at this time of grief. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

 

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