Morton C. Pearlman


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Windham, NH - Morton Conrad Pearlman, 89, of Windham, N.H., died peacefully Tuesday at the Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, Mass.
Morton was born on October 10, 1929 in Dorchester, Mass., to the late Samuel and Minnie (Kleinerman) Pearlman, the youngest of five children. He was raised and educated in Somerville, Mass.. Morton was a resident of Windham for the past 58 years.
Morton was a Master Electrician who owned and operated Conrad Electric Service in Windham for more than 50 years. Morton was quite active in his community, serving as selectman, founder/director of the Windham Recreation Commission, organizer and Marshall for the town's Memorial Day parade for more than 45 years. He was a U.S. Navy veteran, serving in the Korean War, then served in the active reserves totaling 29 years of service to his country retiring as a chief Petty Officer. He was a member of the American Legion in Windham serving as Commander for many years, and was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Derry, NH. He was a life member of NERA (Naval Enlisted Reserve Association) serving in multiple capacities. He was also an avid global ham radio operator, and was well known for his sense of humor. Most important to Morton was his love of basketball and his family.
He is predeceased by his son Robert Pearlman. He is survived by his beloved wife of 61 years, Janice (Demeritt) Pearlman of Windham and their seven children, Doreen Demone of Windham, Jeff Sherman and his wife Tsukiko Yamamoto of California, Steve Sherman and his wife SangWoo of No. Reading, Gary Demone and his wife Johnnah of Londonderry, NH, Suzanne Pearlman and her husband Doug Houston of Farmington, NH, Rosalyn Metzger and her husband Scott of Maine, and Edward Pearlman and his wife Nancy of Lancaster. He leaves behind 16 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren. The family would especially like to recognize and thank all the staff for their genuine love and care they provided for him throughout his stay at the Bedford, VA hospital.
Friends and relatives are invited to calling hours on Monday, June 17th from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Carrier Family Funeral Home, 38 Range Rd, Windham, NH. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 18th at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial with full Navy honors will follow at Cemetery on the Plains, Windham. Donations may be made in his honor to the: Lewy Body Dementia Association, 912 Killian Hill Road S.W., Lilburn, GA 30047.
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Published on June 13, 2019
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Jun 14, 2019
Much love to you all.
Lorraine Butler
Jun 13, 2019
I'm so sorry to hear about your husband passing he is now Resting in peace may god be with you and your family you Are in my prays always remember the good times you had With him I'm ken Butler daughter