Dr. Robert “Bob” Pearson, 84, died on Dec. 14.

He graduated from Upsala College and Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. Before retiring, he had a private practice in Emerson, taught at the University of Medicine and Dentistry, School of Osteopathic Medicine, and held adjunct professorships at several osteopathic medicine colleges. He served six terms as president of the Bergen County Osteopathic Medical Society and was honored as Physician of the Year by the New Jersey Society of Osteopathic Medicine.

He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Eleanor, children, Jeff (Laurie), Lori (Daniel), and Wendy, and eight grandchildren.

Arrangements were by Louis Suburban Chapel,
Fair Lawn.