May 10, 1931 - July 23, 2022
Pearl passed away peacefully with her family by her side on July 23rd, 2022, at the age of 91 years, at Battleford Union Hospital.
Pearl was born in Birsay, Sk. She started her working career at age 18 for the Royal Bank in Rosetown, SK. After over 40 years, she retired as Manager of the RBC Mortgage Centre in Saskatoon in May 1991. She married Frederick Avery on October 11, 1957. They were married for 55 years when Fred passed away on November 1, 2012. During this wonderful union they were blessed with 3 sons. As a family, they lived in Moose Jaw, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, Regina and then back to Saskatoon. When they retired, they spent more time at Jackfish Lake (Cochin) and in the winters, Mesa, AZ. Pearl was known for her musical talents playing piano and singing. She was a kind person and always made everyone feel welcome. The “more the merrier” was her motto! Pearl loved sports and her favorite teams were the Toronto Blue Jays, Saskatchewan Roughriders and the Edmonton Oilers. She rarely missed watching a game!
Pearl is survived by her children: Terry (Cori-Lynn); Arlo (Betty); Curtis (Maria). Her grandchildren: Adam, Josh, Jade (Kyle), Raymond, Megan (Stephen – Elijah, Aria), Melissa. Brothers and Sisters – Arlo (Sally), Johnny, Charlie (Judy), Bea (Syd) Hill, Art (Sandra), Gloria (Lynn) Bentley; sister-in-law June Goodwin; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Pearl was predeceased by her husband Fred (2012), parents Wilmer and Edna Goodwin, brothers Byron (Shirley) and Leverne; sister Lavona (George); nephew J Dan Hill, niece Robin Goodwin and many in-laws.
A Celebration of Life is being held on Saturday August 6th at Delisle Senior Centre, 2:00 pm. Pearl’s service will be available to view via Zoom link below.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the: Canadian Liver Foundation, Saskatchewan/Manitoba Region, Box 1583 Lac du Bonnet, MB R0E 1A0, for credit card donations please phone #1-204-345-2434. Or donate online at https://www.liver.ca/
Arrangements entrusted to Martens Warman Funeral Home (306) 934-4888.