Thomas Pearce, 90

Thomas (Tom) H. Pearce is now at peace with the Lord. Tom was born July 14, 1926, to Thomas B. and Alpha Pearce, in Covington, Kentucky. He died June 11, 2017 in LaFontaine, Indiana. He was 90 years old.

Tom married Dorothy A. Schawe in Kentucky, on July 16, 1949. Dorothy died July 4, 1995. He then married Velma Petro on April 8, 2002; she survives.

Surviving are five children, 16 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; three stepchildren; seven stepgrandchildren and several great-stepgrandchildren and great-great-stepgrandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. on Friday, June 16, 2017 at McDonald Funeral Home, LaFontaine Chapel, LaFontaine, with Pastor David Phillips officiating. Burial will follow in the LaFontaine IOOF Cemetery in LaFontaine, Indiana.

Visitation is from noon until 2 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.


Posted on 2017 Jun 13