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David Pearce

David George Pearce, 87, of Boiling Springs, PA passed away on Monday, February 4, 2019 in the UPMC Pinnacle Carlisle. He was born April 7, 1931 in Baltimore, MD to the late Robert Allen and Rosalind (Knott) Pearce.

David worked as a carpenter foreman for McCoy Brothers, operated a beverage cart at Carlisle Productions and was an United States Navy Veteran. He was a member of the Harrisburg Pigeon Club and enjoyed racing pigeons. David loved riding motorcycle, roller skating and sprint car racing, especially helping in the pits and owning his own car.

Surviving is his loving wife, Beatrice Ann Pearce of Boiling Springs; siblings, Jean Shay of Bennington, VT, Donna Marie Publis of Shaftsbury, VT, and Patricia Ann Garrish of Annapolis, MD. David was preceded in death by his brother, Robert A. Pearce Jr.

Services will be held privately at the convenience of the family and burial will be in the Westminster Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 1019 Mumma Rd., Wormleysburg, PA 17043. Arrangements are being handled by the Hollinger Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., Mt. Holly Springs, PA 17065. Visit www.hollingerfuneralhome.com for condolences to the family.

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I will always remember my water battles and snow balls fights and also the roller skating he was a great man and Neighbor you will be missed !!

Bev Fahnestock Feb 8 2019 12:00 AM

Bea, it was always a pleasure to see David at my door with sewing projects. I'll always envision him smiling and wearing his white turtleneck.😊 Glad I met both of you. I pray God will comfort and strengthen you.

Gay Glass Feb 8 2019 12:00 AM

Mr. Dave! We love u so much. Don't worry about Mrs. Bea she is in great hands. Thank you for making such a huge impact on my life. I'm so thankful you came into our lives and filled ours  hearts with love. R.I.P. never to be forgotten. Xoxo

The Hippensteel's Feb 6 2019 12:00 AM

SO sorry to here of Dave passing we worked to gather for over ten years at Carlisle Events  GOD BLESS with Love dave McAlicher

David McAlicher Feb 6 2019 12:00 AM