Veronica K. Pierson (nee Kassal), 73, of Lyons, has died. 

She is survived by her husband, Lawrence Pierson; her children, Larry Pierson, Sue (Larry) Garza, Debbie (Art) Loza, Cheryl Teska, George Pierson, Michael (June) Pierson, Jack (Julie) Pierson, Elizabeth Pierson and Robert (Kelly) Pierson; her grandchildren, Antoinette Pozzie, Donyel (Jamie) Garza, Jennifer (Jason) Triplett, Nicole Pozzie, Anthony (Jennifer) Pierson, Anthony Garza, David (Jennifer) Pierson, Frank (Arielle) Pierson, Sean Pierson, Steven (Susan) Teska, Edward Pozzie, Katie Pierson, Christopher (Lindsey)Pierson, Lauren Teska, Andrew Pierson, Mya Pierson, Mackenzie Pierson and Seth Pierson; her great-grandchildren, Janessa, Dominique, Santino, Brianna, Hailey, Alyssa, Jacob, Adam, Marissa, Kiera, Shawn, Kate, Cassidy, Dominic, Parker and Jack; her siblings, Karl (the late Evelyn) Kassal, Louise (the late Jerry) Young, Barbara (Rich) Orozen and Anthony Kassal; and many nieces and nephews. 

Services have been held. Inurnment was at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.