OBITUARY

Allan Halsey Pierson

September 16, 1938April 25, 2021
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Allan H. Pierson of Widefield, Colorado entered eternal life on Sunday, April 25th. He passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family.

Allan was born on September 16, 1938 in Erial, New Jersey to Charles and Dorothea Pierson. He was the second of five children. He grew up in New Jersey and met the love of his life, Kathleen while she was still in high school. Allan and Kathleen were married on February 11, 1961 and had four daughters. In February of this year, they celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary.

Allan moved his family to Colorado in 1972 and has resided in the Security/Widefield area ever since. He was an over-the-road truck driver for 40 years. After retiring he worked for Widefield School District 3 as a custodian.

Allan loved hunting, fishing, camping, vegetable gardening, all things outdoors, Indy cars, bull riding and old Westerns. He was a man of faith and loved God and his church family wholeheartedly. He was dedicated to his wife, children and grandchildren and took great pride in his family.

Allan was preceded in death by his parents and a brother (Forrest). He is survived by his brothers Charles (Jeanne), Kenneth (Jean), sister Donna, sister-in-law Kathy and numerous extended family. He is also survived by his wife Kathleen, his children Kathy (Darryl) Matioda, Kimberly Olson, Kelly (Darren) Dees, Kristie (Branden) Martinez, “adopted” daughter Jeanne (Mike) Martin and ten grandchildren: Ashley (Daniel), Kelsey (Austin), Lee, Tanner, Regan, Jeslyn, Jaxon, Jenica, JamieLynn, and Myka.

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, May 8, 2021, at 11am at Dove Witt Family Mortuary, 6630 S. Highway 85/87, Fountain, CO 80817. The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Pikes Peak Hospice for their care and support. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to this amazing organization.

  • FAMILY

  • Charles Pierson, Father (deceased)
  • Dorothea Pierson, Mother (deceased)
  • Kathleen Pierson, Spouse
  • Kathy Matioda (Darryl), Daughter
  • Kimberly Olson, Daughter
  • Kelly Dees (Darren), Daughter
  • Kristie Martinez (Branden), Daughter
  • Jeanne Martin (Mike), "Adopted" Daughter
  • Forrest Pierson, Brother (deceased)
  • Kathy Pierson, Sister-in-law
  • Charles Pierson (Jeanne), Brother
  • Kenneth Pierson (Jean), Brother
  • Donna Pierson, Sister
  • Allan is also survived by ten grandchildren: Ashley (Daniel), Kelsey (Austin), Lee, Tanner, Regan, Jeslyn, Jaxon, Jenica, JamieLynn, and Myka.,

Services

  • Memorial Service

    Saturday, May 8, 2021

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Marie A Richardson

May 9, 2021

We are so saddened to hear of Uncle Al's passing. We will always remember our visits to Colorado over the years and staying with you guys. And we were always excited to hear when you were coming home to New Jersey to visit. Those times now are such wonderful memories of you and your family. You are going to be missed by so many but we understand you are at peace. We all send our thoughts and prayers to all of your family.

Peace, comfort & LOVE
Richardsons Howard & Marie (aka Re-Re)
Mc Shea Jim, JR, Maddie
Miller's George & Ruth , Dominique
Mc Shea Joe & Eileen, Joleen

Darryl Matioda

May 6, 2021

Il miss you Poppy, We had some amazing fishing trips.

I pray that I may live to fish
Until my dying day
And when it comes to my last cast,
I then most humbly pray:
When in the Lord’s great landing net
And peacefully asleep
That in His mercy I be judged
Big enough to keep.


Love Darryl

Linda Burns

May 4, 2021

Kathy I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Linda Burns

Judy Polhemus (Druckenmiller)

April 30, 2021

My deepest sympathy to the Pierson family: Mom Kathy, Kathy, Kim, Kelly and Kristi, the many grandkids and spouses and other extended family. Mr. Pierson was always a kind, gentle and quiet person and I have fond memories of him when he would come home from his truck driving trips and us kids would be playing at the family home. He was a good man. I'm so sorry for your loss. Peace, comfort and love to this dear family.

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