Patricia (Pattie) Pierson, 71, of Washington state and most recently of Arizona, passed away November 5, 2014 in Mesa, Arizona. Pattie led a happy, active life with friends and family. She was an avid reader, loved country music and enjoyed road trips. She is survived by her son, Craig Pierson, her daughter Staci Pierson, her son-in-law, Pieter van Hattem and her two younger brothers, Robert Connors and Bill Connors. Arrangements by Bunker’s Garden Chapel.