Pearson, Mark Christopher 70, lifelong resident of Richfield, MN and retired electrical engineer with Seagate, passed away unexpectedly on April 11, 2022. He is survived by his mother Edith Pearson, children Kelly and Eric Pearson (Anna) to whom he always gave encouragement for and acceptance of their endeavors, sister Julie Long (Randy Bunney). Preceded in death by father Harry Pearson. Private, informal celebration of life for family, lake neighbors and close friends on afternoon of May 28th at Sandy Beach on Crow Wing Lake, Brainerd, MN. Will include his favorite tunes, BBQ, and memorial tree planting. In lieu of flowers or donations, please "pay it forward" in Mark's honor with an act of kindness towards another in need in your community.