John Stanley Pearsall, 93, of Port Orange, Florida passed away Monday, May 3, 2021. Born in East Orange, NJ to Raymond and Mary Pearsall, he grew up in New Jersey. John served his country during World War II with the Merchant Marine in the North Atlantic and Europe. John’s fondest memories were bringing up his children with wife, Jean, in Pt Pleasant, New Jersey. An avid traveler, and history buff, John and his loving wife Jean were known for their numerous road trips with their children up and down the east coast. John was a long time sales executive with Hunt Wesson Foods and invented his signature product, Angela Mia crushed tomatoes, a top seller for Hunt’s. Big John as he was known, will be fondly remembered for his humor and fun loving, caring personality.
John is survived by his children, John, Nancy, and Jane Pearsall, twelve grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
A service with military honors will be held Monday May 10th at 10am at Canaveral National Cemetery.