Geneva G. Pearson


Geneva G. Pearson, 91, a 60 year resident of Leavenworth, died May 16 2017 at home. She was born Nov. 4, 1925 in Coweta, Oklahoma to Toy and Mary Lemons. The family later moved to Peshastin, Washington where she graduated from Peshastin High School. She married Vinton L Pearson Aug. 13, 1956 in Reno, Nevada. After moving to Leavenworth she had a day care center in her home for many years as well as caring for several foster children before retiring. She loved being outside working in her garden and planting flowers. She also enjoyed reading and baking her delicious apple pies for family gatherings. Most of all she loved her family.

Survivors include: son Roger Odorizzi (Susan) Manson, son Kevin Pearson (Colleen), Wenatchee, five grandchildren and eight great grandchildren, brothers Darrel Lemons, Brewster, Charles (Kathy) Lemons, Leavenworth, and sisters Juanita West, Elk grove, CA, and Louise Burgess, Leavenworth.

Grandchildren: Brandee (Darren) Borror, Nicholas Odorizzi, Wendi (Chuck) Clayson, Brian (Katie) Pearson, Stacy (Brandon) Bayne. Great Grandchildren: Jade Borror, Deklan, Anissa, Neeley Odorizzi, Clara & Keeli Clayson, Hailie & Kannon Pearson

Preceded in death by husband Vinton Pearson, brothers Leon, Virgil, Donald and Carl Lemons.

Celebration of life to be held June 17, 2017 from 2-4 p.m. at Pioneer Park at the corner fireplace. Casual gathering for pie and ice cream.

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