Norman Wesley Pearson of Innisfail, Alta., died February 25, 2003. He was born January 3, 1925 on a dairy farm outside of Chilliwack.
He served overseas during the Second World War, rejoining the military after marrying his wife Anne. Six children and numerous postings later, he left the military and worked for the City of Calgary Transit.
He clung to life, wishing to spend as much time with family and friends as he could. He thought and prayed for others even as his own life was slipping away. He will be missed.
Norm is survived by one brother; six children; 14 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, Mar. 1, 2003 at 11 a.m. in St. Stephen’s Catholic Church with Father Les Drewicki celebrant. Cremation.
Memorial tributes in Norman’s honour may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, 2nd Floor, 215 – 12 Ave. S.E., Calgary, Alta. T2G 1A2.
Mountain View Funeral Chapels, Olds, Alta. entrusted with arrangements. 403-556-3223.
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