Sam Pearson Memorial Day 5k
May 27, 2019
Edison Community College
7th ANNUAL SAMUEL F PEARSON MEMORIAL DAY EVENT- 5k Run/Walk
***Raffles and Door Prizes***
Money Raised goes to benefit the Samuel F Pearson Scholarship Fund
5k Course – Race will start and finish behind Edison Community College and run through Willowbrook. Course is grass/trail course.
Corporal Samuel F. Pearson by Anita Miller. This painting is from the 2019 Rollin Gallery Art Exhibit Eye to Eye: Portraits From the Piqua Public Library.
Pearson graduated Piqua High School in 1998 and Otterbein College in 2003 with a degree in Economics. He enlisted September 7, 2006 in the United States Army Reserves with a desire to serve his Country and further his education. Corporal Samuel F. Pearson died in the line of duty proudly serving as a Specialist in the United States Army stationed in Baghdad, Iraq in 2007.
See his portrait in person at the Piqua Public Library. (Credit: Piqua Public Library Facebook)