Date of death: 3/15/2012
Saint Meinrad Class: O 1957
He was born March 7, 1931 to the late Joseph and Mary (Kortzendorf) Pearson.He married Julia Ann Bauer on July 22, 1961 and she preceded him in death in 2001.He is survived by his children, Edward T. (Sheila) Pearson, Daniel J. (Melinda) Pearson, Julia K. (Mark) Monday, and Donna K. (Greg) Custer; grandchildren, Morgan, Jeremy, Amanda, Michael, Alissa, Jacob, Olivia, and Tucker; great grandchildren, Kara, Gavin, Robby, Caleb, and Libby. Paul was preceded in death by his son, Mark A. Pearson and two brothers, John and Jim Pearson.Paul graduated from Cathedral High School and attended St. Meinrad.He retired from A.T.&T. after 30+ years of service and the U.S. Navy Reserves as a First Class Petty Officer. He also worked in real estate. Paul was a member of Nativity Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus, Hibernians, and Fleet Reserve Association. He enjoyed spending time outdoors and socializing with his family and friends.A Mass of Christian Burial was conducted in Nativity Catholic Church, 7225 Southeastern Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46239. Paul was laid to rest in Calvary Cemetery.Memorial contributions may be made to Nativity Catholic Church. Information at: http://www.wilsonstpierre.comFrom the Indianapolis Star.