Our beloved father and grandfather, Arthur LeRoy Pearman, passed away peacefully at his home in Phoenix, Arizona, on April 1, 2014, at age 90. Arthur was born December 14, 1923 in Montclair, New Jersey, to Archibald Leroy Pearman and Viola Kathleen Trott Pearman. He married his wife, Alice Holmes Pearman in Orange, New Jersey. After finishing high school, Arthur spent three years serving in the US Army where he earned the American Campaign Medal, the World War II Victory Medal, and the Good Conduct Medal. He spent his career working as a mail carrier for the US Postal Service. Arthur had a passion for reading. He was a beloved father, grandfather, brother, cousin and uncle who took great pride in his family. Arthur is survived by his children Donna P. Steadman and Arthur LeRoy Pearman Jr.; granddaughter Jamie S. Delafield; great-grandsons Alec, Aidan and Landon; sister Isabel Dade; nieces Mary Helen Carylon and Lauren Dade; and cousin Gwendolyn Dean. A viewing will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at SereniCare Funeral Home at 1525 W. University, Ste 102, in Tempe, Arizona. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at the Veterans National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona. The family wishes to thank Grace Hospice for the compassionate care provided to Arthur.