Troy Marion Pearson (1966 - 2014)

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Troy Marion Pearson


Troy M. Pearson, 48, passed away May 27, 2014, at his home in Ankeny, after a long battle with Glioblastoma Multiforme cancer. He was born in Marshalltown, Iowa on April 27, 1966, to Perry and Ruth (Fonken) Pearson.

Troy was a Master Plumber. He worked for Lenox Industries for 15 years, AIM Kitchen and Bath for 5 years, and then owned and operated Plumbing Works Unlimited. Troy loved being outdoors, hunting, and fishing. Above all else, Troy cherished his family and the time they spent together.

Troy is survived by his loving wife, Katherine Pearson; sons, Riley (Amanda) Pearson and Levi (Elizabeth Rowe) Pearson; mother, Ruth; brother, Geno Pearson; his dog, Mitzie "Boo;" plus many other beloved family and friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Perry.

Memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 31, 2014, at Hamilton's near Highland Memory Gardens, 121 NW 60th Avenue in Des Moines.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family in loving memory of Troy.

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Published in Des Moines Register from May 29 to June 1, 2014
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