Greatly loved, will be sadly missed by all

Andrew-Pearson-Obit-webNORTH READING —  Andrew Thomas Pearson of North Reading passed away suddenly on March 19, 2015, age 33, while at work in Israel.

He was the beloved son of Thomas and Diane (Edwards) Pearson of Reading and the cherished brother of David and his wife Angela of Peabody and Sarah Wilson and her husband Jessie of North Reading. He was the loving uncle of Tucker, Reese, Hunter and Abigail and the dear nephew of Barbara Gabriel of Bethel, NY, Lorraine McDonough of Winchester, Dennis and wife Irene of Ludlow, VT, Ruthanne of Stoneham, Sheila E. of Jacksonville FL, and the late David L. Edwards of Liverpool, England, Daniel C. Pearson Jr., James C., Edward R., and Mary Gloria Pearson, and the grandson of the late Daniel C. and Abbie Pearson of Woburn and Eric and Eve Edwards of England.

Andrew is also survived by 22 cousins and 40 second cousins. Andrew was a lifelong employee of Raytheon after graduating Northeastern University in 2005 and much enjoyed his work and co–workers. A graduate of 2000, was a proud member of the Reading High School Jazz and Marching Bands. He was an active member of the Boy Scouts of America attaining the rank of Eagle in 1999. Andrew was greatly loved and will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.

Visiting hours were held in the Lane Funeral Home 760 Main St. (Rte. 38) Winchester on Tuesday, March 3. A funeral Mass was celebrated on Wednesday, April 1 at 10:30 a.m. in St. Theresa of Lisieux Church, North Reading.

In lieu of flowers donations may kindly be made in Andrew’s memory to Smile Train, PO Box 96231, Washington, DC, 20090–6231 or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital , 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105. For online condolences please visit

(Obituary from the Lane Funeral Home)