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A Wetzel and Son Obituary for:
Ernestine A. Pearson-Hill
June 15, 1967 - June 14, 2019

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Viewing - Wednesday, June 19, 2019, 10:00 to 11:00 AM at Burholme Baptist Church, Philadelphia
Funeral Service - Wednesday, June 19, 2019, 11:00 AM at Burholme Baptist Church, Philadelphia


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Clergy - Burholme Baptist Church - 905 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111 - 215-745-3483 - Map

Ernestine Pearson-Hill of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania died Friday, June 14, 2019 at Einstein Medical Center - Elkins Park. She was 51 years old. Ernestine was born June 15, 1967 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, daughter of the late Ernest Walker and the late Virginia Pearson. She is the beloved wife of Howard F. Hill, Jr.; sister of Linda Pearson, Donna Jacobs, and Keasha Hanton, the late Gregory Pearson, the late Ernest Pearson, and the late Crystal Pearson; Stepdaughter of the late Ernest Scott; Godmother of Tyra Boyer; she is also survived a loving extended family and many friends.

Ernestine was born and raised in Philadelphia, graduating from William Penn High School and later seeking higher education from Town Manor West. As a Certified Nursing Assistant, she attended to the needs of the elderly community in various nursing homes over the course of her career. Ernestine met and was smitten with Howard F. Hill, Jr. and the two were wed in September 2012 at the Burholme Baptist Church. She had a heart of gold and a special soft spot for all of the children in her life. Ernestine will be sorely missed by all who knew her.

Relatives and friends were invited to her viewing on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 from 10:00 A.M. and funeral service beginning at 11:00 A.M. at the Burholme Baptist Church, 905 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111. Her graveside service immediately followed.

Religious services were conducted by Rev. Charles App Jr. from Burholme Baptist Church.

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