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Rhonda Pierson, 50

Rhonda Lynn Pierson, age 50, of Baldwin, formerly of River Falls, died on Friday, March 22, at her home.

She was born on July 13, 1962, in Menomonie, Wis., to Ronald and Judith Pierson. She graduated from River Falls School System in 1983. She worked at Pierce County Development Center and ProAct, Inc., in Red Wing, Minn.

She loved country music, coloring, cutting out coupons, recipe books, dancing, and slapstick comedy. She loved going to church every Sunday. She participated in Special Olympics.

Rhonda was preceded in death by infant sister Brenda; paternal grandparents, Walter and Bertha Pierson; maternal grandparents, Orville and Clara Schutts; aunt Sharon Larson and uncle Jerry Pierson.

She is survived by her parents, Ron and Judy; sister Jennifer (Tony) Ries of Wichita, Kan.; brother, Randy (Shelly) Pierson of River Falls; nephews, Nicholas Ries, Ryan Pierson; niece, Ashlyn Ries; aunts, uncles and many cousins.

A memorial service for Rhonda will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 30, at Ezekiel Lutheran Church. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service at the church.

Cashman-Hill Funeral Home and Cremation Services is assisting the family. To leave an online condolence, please visit