Jack Pierson, 88, of Onley, loving husband of Rose, passed away on September 10, 2018 in his home.
Born on July 1, 1930 in New York, NY, he was the son of the late Nathaniel Pierson and Margaret Raymond Pierson. Jack served our country in the US Navy Sea-Bees during the Korean conflict. He has been the Mayor of Onley for 6 years and previously served the
on the Town Council. He was a member of St Peter the Apostle Parish Council and a member of the Elks.
Other than his wife, Jack is survived by a son John Robert; daughters, Joanne Bleeker and Barbara Freitag; six grandchildren: Nicholas, Jessica, Alexia, Christopher, Veronica and Christian; and two great-grandchildren, Dominick and Joseph.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Celebration will be held on Sunday at 2:00PM at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church in Onley.
Arrangements are by the Thornton Funeral Home in Parksley, VA.
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