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Stewart J. Pearo

November 9, 1925 - February 12, 2017
Ludington, MI


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Mr. Stewart John Pearo , age 91, passed away Sunday, February 12, 2017. He was born in Muskegon, Michigan on November 9, 1925 to John & Laura (Johnson) Pearo and served his country in the US Marines during World War II and US Army during the Korean War. He married the former Barbara Jean Franks on December 31, 1955. Mr. Pearo had been employed as a Diesel Mechanic for Wagner Transportation for 30 years until retiring. Stewart was an active member of Assembly of God Church the Prison Aftercare Ministry and the Royal Rangers Boy's Club.


Daughters, Lorrie (John) Spaans of Twin Lake, Terri Robinson of Ludington, Jerri (Al) Bozeman of Ludington, Tammy (Rik) Vreden; stepdaughter, Charlene (William) Thompson of TN; 16 grandchildren; 33 great grandchildren; 4 great great grandchildren; brother, Wayne (Sandra) Pearo; sisters, Gloria Chapman & Marion Cannon. He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Jean; brothers, Gerald, Denver, Donald, Arthur & Weldon; sisters, Katherine, Elaine & Margaret.


Burial has taken place and a Memorial Service will be held at a later date. MEMORIAL: Alzheimer's Association.