Rochelle E. Pearson, 94

AUG. 16, 1916-AUG. 1, 2011

August 02, 2011

Rochelle E. (Unkle) Pearson, 94, a resident of Broadmore Senior Living in Hagerstown, Md., and formerly of Keedysville, Md., passed from this life Monday, Aug. 1, 2011, surrounded by her family.

Born Aug. 16, 1916, in Schyler, Neb., she was the daughter of the late Christian Unkle and Ruby (Faulkner) Unkle.

Her husband, Donald E. Pearson, preceded her in death in 2001.

Rochelle was a 1932 graduate of Schyler High School. After high school, she went to nursing school in Chicago, Ill., where she graduated in 1934 and worked as a registered nurse until her marriage in 1941.

She was a member of First Christian Church of Hagerstown.

Rochelle is survived by her two sons, Roland J. Pearson of Virginia Beach, Va., and Rodney T. Pearson Sr. and his wife, Nancy, of Keedysville. She is also survived by seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.

Services will be held privately and at the convenience of the family.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at

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