Pearson J. Hughes

Pearson J. Hughes, 77, of Campbellsport passed away on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at St. Agnes Hospital, Fond du Lac. He was born January 5, 1941 in Campbellsport, the son of Clyde and Margaret Dreifuerst Hughes. Pearson married Sharon Lee Helmbrecht on Nov. 4, 1961. They farmed together in the Town of Ashford. Pearson enjoyed his farm, doing fieldwork, his animals and deer hunting. Most of all he cherished the time spent visiting with family and friends. 

Survivors include his children Dawn (Gary) Donnelly of Birnamwood, John (Tracey) of Campbellsport and Jodi (Brian) Bakkum of Westby, his grandchildren Ben (Jeanine), Elizabeth (special friend Tim), Danielle, Jacob (fiancee Savanna), Megan, Nicole and Matthew, his great granddaughter Haddie, his sisters, Janet (Ronald) Hanson of Campbellsport, Anne Uelmen of Eden and Joan (Jack) Eggers of West Bend, his sisters-in-law Paula (Chuck) Zahn, Sue (Dick) Freund and Pat LaPine, many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Preceding him in death were his parents, wife Sharon on March 13, 2016, in-laws Clarence and Donnabelle Helmbrecht, an infant son, sister Carol Brown and brothers-in-law Leo Brown, Donald Uelmen and Gib Buechel. 

Visitation will be Wednesday, February 28th from 4 to 8 PM at the Twohig Funeral Home in Campbellsport and private family services will be held on Thursday, March 1st at Ledgeview Memorial Park in Fond du Lac with entombment in the Shrine of Rest Mausoleum to follow. 

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