MaryBeth Pearson

Obituary of MaryBeth Leddy Pearson

MaryBeth Leddy Pearson, 84, formerly of Airville, PA, passed away on November 24, 2020, at Woodbridge Place in Phoenixville, PA. She was the wife of the late Maxwell Edward Pearson, with whom she shared 55 years of marriage.

Born in Middletown, NY, on February 20, 1936, MaryBeth was the daughter of the late Leo and Ella (Peck) Leddy.

A 1954 graduate of Pottstown High School, she attended West Chester State Teachers College and earned an Associate Degree from Pottstown Business School. She was a member of the Southern York County Garden Club and volunteered at the Collinsville Branch of the York County Library.

She is lovingly remembered by her sons, Mark Pearson, husband of Anna De Lamater, Pottstown, PA, Eric Pearson, husband of Belle, Bangkok, Thailand, and Michael Pearson, Airville, PA; her grandchildren, Kate, Jon, Mariel, Ariana, and Ella; and four great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband and parents, she is predeceased by her stepmother, Mary Leddy; her daughter, Beth Williams; and her siblings, William Leddy and Barbara Cook.

Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464, will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at