Pfc. Michael Pearson

Armed ForcesDefenseBolingbrook
This undated family photo shows Army Pfc. Michael Pearson of Bolingbrook, Ill. Pearson quit what he figured was a dead-end furniture company job to join the military about a year ago. Pearson's mother, Sheryll Pearson, said the 2006 Bolingbrook High School graduate joined the military... Family photo