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Submitted by Bob Johnson

In Memory of

Sigrid Marie Pierson

Date of Birth
January 24, 1893

Date of Death
October 27, 1990

Place and time of Services
Garland Funeral Home
Wednesday, October 31, 1990
3: p.m.

Rev. Jeffrey Clements

Place of Interment
Tampico Memorial Cemetery

Elizabeth Peterson


Terry Johnson      Eugene Mack

Daniel Mack      Daniel Pechan

David Mack     Clark Pierson

Arrangements By:
Garland Funeral Home
Tampico, IL

Sigrid Marie Pierson, a lifelong resident of Tampico, IL died Saturday at the Prophets Riverview Good Samaritan Center in Prophetstown at the age of 97.

She was born in New Bedford, IL in 1893.

Mrs. Pierson is survived by a son, Nels L. Pierson, of Hinsdale, IL, who is President and Chairman of the Board of the A.A.A. Chicago Motor Club.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Emma and Engerman Olson, who were born in Sweden; her husband, Nels Pierson, who ran a blacksmith shop in Tampico for more that 35 years; her daughter, Nadine Mack of Mount Prospect, IL; her brothers, Alfred and Boline Olson, and her sisters, Tilda Olson and Amanda Sandrock.

Grandchildren include Clark and Nancy Pierson; Eugene, David and Daniel Mack; and Sandra Pechan. There are also seven great grandchildren.

Mrs. Pierson was a past president of the Tampico American Legion Auxillary.

Visitation will be Wednesday from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. at the Garland Funeral Home, Tampico. A service will be held at the funeral home at 3 p.m. Burial will be at the Tampico Memorial Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate memorials to the Tampico Community Building Fund, Tampico, IL.


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