Alice E. Pierson JosephAlice Edna Pierson Joseph of Cloquet, Minn., passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2013, in Edina, Minn. The daughter of Carl John and Laura Pierson, Alice was born on Sept. 16, 1916, at home in Carlton, Minn. She graduated from Carlton Public Schools and became an office assistant for Dr. Mike Haubner and Dr. Carl Winquist. In 1939 she married Stephen A. Joseph of Cloquet, Minn. They became lifelong residents of Cloquet and raised their three children there. Alice worked several years as an office assistant for Dr. Randy Johnson. Alice dearly loved her family, many friends, bridge club, dance club, watching the Twins and Vikings, reading and cooking. Her husband, Steve, died May 22, 2009, and soon afterwards Alice moved to Walker Elder Suites in Edina, Minn.