Pearl Louise <I>Van Winkle</I> Colgrove

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Pearl Louise Van Winkle Colgrove

  • Birth 19 Jul 1920 Minatare, Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska, USA
  • Death 9 Feb 2002 Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho, USA
  • Burial Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho, USA
  • Memorial ID 9101933

Pearl Louise Van Winkle Colgrove, 81, of Idaho Falls, died February 9, 2002, at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center of injuries received in an automobile accident. She was born July 19, 1920, at Minatare, Nebraska, to Charlie Loucie and Grace Cox Van Winkle. She grew up in Nebraska.She married George William Colgrove December 20, 1939, at Scottsbluff. Their marriage was solemnized in the Logan, Utah Temple in July, 1955. They lived in Scottsbluff until 1990, when they moved to Idaho Falls. She has been a homemaker, wife, and mother.

An active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, she served in the Presidencies of Relief Society, Primary, and Young Women. She and George faithfully served "Meals On Wheels" for 10 years. She enjoyed family history, crocheting, and visiting friends.

Husband: George Colgrove, Idaho Falls
Son: Larry [Katy] Colgrove, Round Rock, TX
Son: William [Annette] Colgrove, Fort Wayne, IN
Son: Jim [Vaunda] Colgrove, Shelley, ID
Son: Richard [Dena] Colgrove, Casper, WY
Daughter: Marge Holliday, Gering, NB
28 grandchildren & 35 great-grandchildren

She was preceded by her parents, son Roger Gene Colgrove, and three brothers. Funeral Services held February 15, 2002, at Idaho Falls 9th Ward, 395 - 2nd Street, with Bishop Larry Campbell officiating.
(Obit courtesy Ellis & Lynn)

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  • Created by: Collins Crapo
  • Added: 14 Jul 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9101933
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Pearl Louise Van Winkle Colgrove (19 Jul 1920–9 Feb 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9101933, citing Taylor Cemetery, Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by Collins Crapo (contributor 669) .