Florence S. Pierson, 91, of Pawtuxet Avenue, Warwick, Rhode Island, passed away on April 3, 2014 at Philip Hulitar & Hospice Care of RI.
Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Anna (Gronn) Otto. Florence worked for Cherry and Webb of Providence, RI and in the jewelry industry. She also owned and operated a diner in Missouri. She loved her family and life.
She is survived by three children: Walter Pierson, Norma A. Fox and Wallace Pierson; and two grandsons: Jim McReynolds and Jason Fox. She was predeceased by a son, Harry Otto.
A Chapel Service will be held on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Ann's Cemetery Chapel, 73 Church Street, Cranston, RI. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Gorton-Menard Funeral Home and Crematory, 721 Washington Street, Coventry, RI. For online condolences please visit www.gortonmenardfuneralhome.com