Rose M. Pearson


Rose M. Pearson, 79, of Superior, died Monday, January 3, 2022, at St. Luke’s Hospice in Duluth.

Rose was born on Feb. 3, 1942, the daughter of Normal and Marion Stark.

She was a longtime member of Darrow Road Wesleyan Church. Rose enjoyed bowling, reading, and arts and crafts, including painting and ceramics.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Eugene; daughters, Susan Ford and Maria Christman; grandson, Robert ‘Robbie’ Christman; and her 4 siblings.

Rose is survived by her daughter, Leigh Johnson of Chula Vista, CA; grandchildren, Steven Christman, Morgan Pearson, Scott & Jillian Johnson, and Michael and Austin Ford; great grandchildren, Evalina, Jasmine, Vanessa, and Kaylee Covington, Sophia St. Marie and Ryder Christman.

A Celebration of Rose’s Life will be held and announced at a later date.

Downs Funeral Home, 1617 N 19th St., is assisting the family with arrangements. To leave an online condolence, please visit

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