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Pearl M Charles Sterner

Minersville, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 26 Aug 2010 (aged 91)
Flourtown, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Mount Carbon, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 175487910 · View Source
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Pearl M. Sterner

August 26, 2010

Pearl M. Sterner, 91, formerly of Pottsville, passed away peacefully Thursday afternoon at St. Joseph's Villa in Flourtown, where she had moved in 2006 to be closer to her daughter, Sister Mary Ann Sterner.

Born in Minersville, Aug. 11, 1919, she was a daughter of the late Issac and Clara Keating Sterner.

She was a member of St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church and was also a member of St. Patrick's Senior Citizens.

She was the widow of the late John F. Sterner, who died in 1996 and to whom she was married for more than 55 years.

In addition to her husband and parents, Pearl was preceded in death by two sisters, Beatrice Heller and Marie Phillips.

Pearl is survived by a daughter, Sister Mary Ann Sterner, Flourtown; a sister, Rita C. Charles, Pottsville; a niece, Carleene Heller, Pottsville; three nephews, James, Charles and Earl Phillips, all of Reading.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church, Pottsville, with Monsignor Edward J. O'Connor officiating. A viewing will be held at the church from 9:30 a.m. Monday until time of services. Interment will follow in Our Lady of Calvary Cemetery. The family requests memorial contributions be sent to St. Joseph Villa, 110 W. Wissahickon Ave., Flourtown, PA 19031. Lord-Bixler Funeral Home Inc., Pottsville, has charge of arrangements.

Published in Republican & Herald on Aug. 28, 2010

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