Kristin ‘Sunny’ Pierson, 81

Kristin “Sunny” Pierson died Aug. 16 at the age of 81. She was born in New York City, on June 17, 1933, the daughter of the late Sterling and Gudrun Pierson of Chestnut Hill Road, in Wilton.

Sunny, as she was known, graduated from Staples High School in Westport and attended The University of Connecticut. She fell in love with horses and riding at an early age and it became her life. She went to work for the Fairfield County Hunt Club at the age of 18 and worked there seven days a week until the age of 78. Her personality matched her name, she was beloved by all who knew her.

She leaves behind a sister, Aimee, of Norwood Mass., and a brother Sterling Lee, of Pottersville NJ.

Arrangements made through the Bouton Funeral Home.