Chapel Hill – Mr. Sean Michael Pierrard, 19, beloved son of Monica Kelly Pierrard and John Pierrard, died unexpectedly at his home in Canton, NC.
Sean was born on May 17, 1997 in Bergen County, NJ. He was raised in New Bern, NC, where he enjoyed playing soccer. He relocated to Chapel Hill with his family, where he graduated from Chapel Hill High School in 2015. Upon his graduation, Sean had moved to the Asheville area, where he had just settled in Canton, NC.
In addition to his parents, Sean is survived by his brother, Robert, of Chapel Hill; grandparents, Sheila & Jim Kelly; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Thursday, January 5, 2017, at 2:00pm at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 940 Carmichael Street, Chapel Hill, NC, Father Scott McQue presiding. The family will receive friends immediately following the Mass in the church Gathering Space.
Memorials in Sean’s memory may be directed to American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312.