ONEONTA - Anna Eleanor Pearson, 88, of Oneonta, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, at home surrounded by her family.
She was born Jan. 8, 1929, in Meridale, the daughter of the late Eigner and Ethel (Dodge) Sorensen.
On March 8, 1947, Anna married Ivan Hugh Pearson in Oneonta. Ivan predeceased her in 2006.
For many years she worked at Oneonta Nursing Home as a housekeeper until her retirement.
Anna was the happiest being at home with her family.
Anna is survived by her three children, Sherry Ann and husband, Gary Earl, Unadilla, Ivan S.C. and wife, Lillian Pearson, Westmoreland and William D. Pearson and partner, Robert Lottermann, Oneonta; four grandchildren, Robert Yager, Nicole Pearson, Heather Dolan and Scott Pearson; 11 great-grandchildren; sister, Dagmar (Don) Potter, Florida; brother, Aagie "Scott" and wife, Margaret Sorensen, Oneonta; two sisters-in-law, Betty Baker, Vestal and Rosalie James, Oneonta; as well as several nieces and nephews.
At Anna's request, there will be no services.
Donations may be made to Catskill Area Hospice & Palliative Care Inc., 1 Birchwood Drive, Oneonta, NY 13820.
Online condolences to Anna's family may be made by visiting www.bookhoutfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are by the Bookhout Funeral Home of Oneonta.
Published on October 2, 2017