Died peacefully at the Plummer Memorial Hospital on Monday, March 15, 2004 at the age of 56. Beloved daughter of the late Lawrence and Beatrice Bellmore. Predeceased by her brother Larry (Buzzy) Bellmore. Beloved wife of the late Leo Pearce. Longtime companion and best friend of Ronald Willis. Beloved mother of Beatrice Dawson (Tom), Larry (Kim), Kathie (Jamie) and the late Joanne. Grandmother of John (Lisa), Chris (Sara), Chantelle (Dale), Jamie, Alanna, Anthony, Larry Jr., Candice, Logan, Adam, Jody, Jessie and the late Dennis. Great grandma of Jazsper, Curtis, Austin, and Mya. Step grandma of Tom Dawson (Alice) and Wes Dawson. Second mom to Lee (Kenny), Raeann, Kelly and Neil. Special friend of Phyliss Anderson. Special thanks to Dr. Beck, Dr. Spadafora, Dr. Walde and the nurses on 200Y and Palliative Care who took good care of Joan in her last days. Friends may call at the Barton and Kiteley Funeral Home and Cremation Centre on Wednesday, March 17, 2004 from 1 p.m. until time of service in the chapel at 3 p.m. Rev. Phil Miller officiating. Memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family.