Gregory I. Pierce – Cumberland

Gregory I. Pierce – Cumberland

Gregory I. Pierce, 72, of Cumberland, passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2020.

He was the beloved husband of Shirley (Specht) Pierce. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Gordon and Florence (Skaling) Pierce.

Gregory was an army veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a truck driver in the construction industry for many years before falling ill. He was a lifetime member of the NRA and a longtime member of the Cumberland Beagle Club.

Besides his wife, he is survived by his children, Jake Pierce and his wife, Amanda, and Meghan Issler and her husband, Ryan. He also leaves his grandchildren, Victoria Pierce and Raegan Issler; his brothers, Roger and Charles Pierce; his sister, Barbara Sidla; and many nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Richard Pierce.

The funeral and burial will be private. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

Arrangements by O’Neill Funeral Home, Cumberland. www.oneillfuneralhomes.com