---- — Alvin Dean Pearce, 62, of Centralia, died at 4:46 p.m. on Monday, April 8, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia.
He was born on July 26, 1950, in Mt. Vernon, the son of William Hershel and Mona Pauline (Sexton) Pearce.
He is survived by his son, Derek Pearce and wife Debra of Belleville; son, Todd Pearce of Centralia; daughter, Beth Pearce of Centralia; brother, Ronnie Pearce; sisters, Pearline Pepin of Midland, Mich., Wanda Ferguson and husband Bob of Woodlawn and Donna Trull of Clovis, N.M.; three grandchildren, Emma Shields, Jacob Pearce and Brianna Pearce; and also several nieces and nephews
He was preceded in death by parents and grandparents
He was longtime area resident. He was of Baptist faith and served in the Army
In keeping with his wishes, following cremation private family services will be held at later date.
Please visit irvinfuneralhome.com to leave an online condolence for the family.
Irvin Funeral Home Centralia Chapel is in charge of arrangements.