Darrel Carl Pearson peacefully passed away on June 30, 2021 in Chandler, AZ with his family by his side. Darrel was born Feb 5,1943 in Hastings, Nebraska to the late Henry and Evelyn Pearson.
Darrel married Audrey Douglas on June 16, 1963 and spent their honeymoon traveling across the country where they decided to make their home in Phoenix to raise their family. Darrel and Audrey were successful owners of Rent Instead for 36 years retiring in 2009. Darrel was an honorable, respected business owner. He was always helping other when he could.
He spent the last years enjoying time with his wife, family, and his beloved dog Holly. Darrel is survived by his wife of 58 years, Audrey Pearson, and their three children Jean DeRusha, Scott Pearson, Sarah Buchanan, and her husband Mark Buchanan, along with six grandchildren Amanda, Max, Ashlyn, Ariana, Thomas, and Jack.