Elaine Gertrude Pearson (nee Koch), age 94, of Bellwood, IL, passed away on March 30, 2019. She was born on May 20, 1924 in Chicago, IL to George and Helen Koch. Elaine served as a Wave in the US Navy as a Pharmacist’s mate, 3rd Class. She worked as a Legal Secretary throughout her career and loved art.
Elaine is survived by her son, John David Pearson; nephews, George and Robert; niece, Nancy; and countless friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Helen; and brother, George (Patricia) Koch.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, April 7, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at New Jerusalem House of Prayer, 100 Wycliffe Drive, West Chicago IL. Services and a time of remembrance will be held immediately following the visitation at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Dr. George Byron Koch officiating. Interment at Glen Oak Cemetery in Hillside, IL, will be private and at a later date. Arrangements by Norris-Segert Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 630-231-0060