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Betty Lou Pearson

December 13, 2018

Memorial Service

December 18, 2018
- 2:00 PM with a visitation one hour prior

Boulger Funeral Home


Boulger Funeral Home

Betty Lou Pearson

December 13, 2018


Betty Lou Pearson, 90, Moorhead, MN has “left this vale of tears” on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at Rosewood on Broadway in Fargo. She was born February 13, 1928 to Arthur and Stella (Brown) Miller in Sioux City, IA. She grew up in the area and graduated from Central High School in 1946. Betty Lou worked in various positions in Sioux City.

In July 1953, she was united in marriage to Richard Pearson. The couple lived briefly in California and Minnesota before making their home in the Sioux City area where they raised their four children. The family moved to Milnor, ND where Richard worked at Bobcat. Betty Lou and Richard returned to Sioux City following his retirement.
In 2015, Betty Lou moved to Moorhead, MN to be closer to her children.

Betty Lou loved children, raising her own as well as many others. She was an avid reader and enjoyed doing crossword puzzles.

She is survived by her sons, Rick and Randy Pearson of Wahpeton; daughter, Karen Pearson of Fargo; sister, Barbara (Bud) Knecht of Le Mars, IA; grandchildren, Karissa, Kayla, Shauna, and Elizabeth; many great-grandchildren; and her BFF, Sarah.

She was preceded in death by her husband; son, Bob Pearson; and siblings, Evelyn, Margy, John, Leo, Clarence, Lillian, Ronald, and Deloris.

There will be a memorial service at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center, Fargo with a visitation one hour prior.

Memorials preferred to your local library for children’s books.


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10 responses to “Betty Pearson”

  1. L Gray says:

    My condolences to the family at this very difficult time. May you find comfort in God’s word the Bible at Revelation 21:3,4.

  2. Glenn Jaminet says:

    She was one of a kind. 😊

  3. Fabia Mohn says:

    Condolences. I have many fond memories of Aunt Betty. Fabia

  4. Dave & Nancy says:

    Going to miss her calls. RIP Betty

  5. Walt & Judy says:

    You were always there for everyone. Going to miss you, Aunt Betty. Love you.

  6. Gary Pearson says:

    Hey Guys, so sorry to hear about your mom’s passing. I have alot of fund memories growing up with your mom & dad, visiting theri house in South Dakota, and the many family reunions at the Wahpeton park. My best to all of your.

    Gary Pearson

  7. Casey Greer says:

    Ooo grandma Betty how I loved to hear your stories of Shauna and Drew. I will miss you hugs to You Shauna

  8. Donna Caudill. says:

    Aunt Betty you will be missed. Loved visiting with you on all the trips to Minot. Rest in Peace.

  9. Lois Pearson says:

    Betty was one of the most loving, kind, generous, thoughtful & funny woman I knew! She was always thinking of her family! She spent much of her life caring for her grandkids & greatgrand kids! She will be missed by many! But memories of her will live forever!

  10. Wilma Hummel says:

    Miss the card games we use to get together for. Had a good old time. Especially the chili that Richard use to make. Your sense of humor was uncanny . you loved everyone and you will be missed by many.May you catch up with the ones that have gone on before and have a ripping good time catching up. bless you . from Akron originally Westfield Iowa

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