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Elizabeth J. Pierson

1927 - 2020
Elizabeth J. Pierson Obituary

Elizabeth J. Pierson, 93, of Hanover Twp., passed away peacefully into the arms of Jesus on Friday, Nov. 27, 2020, at Timber Ridge Nursing Home.

Born April 25, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Franklin and Martha Jane Hargraves. She was devoted to her husband, the late Harry C. Pierson. They enjoyed 63 beautiful years of marriage.

Elizabeth grew up in Hanover Twp. and attended Hanover High School. She was a life member of St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hanover Twp.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Susan Sauer; and granddaughter, Christine Wheeler-Oakley, both of Nanticoke; and sister, Dorothy Harrington.

She is survived by sons, Harry D. Pierson and wife, Jane, New Hampshire; and Paul T. Pierson, Wilkes-Barre; grandchildren, Jennifer Bonk, Nanticoke; Katie DiMartino, Philadelphia; Jeanine Wilt, New Hampshire; and Christopher Pierson, Boyertown; and seven great-grandchildren, who were the light of her life. She is also survived by brothers, Franklin and George Hargraves.

Elizabeth's family will celebrate her life privately. Memorial donations may be made to St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 1000 S. Main St., Hanover Twp., PA 18706

For information or to express your condolences to Elizabeth's family, please visit www.GrazianoFuneralHome.com.

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