Pearl E Choate, 91, of Sublimity passed Christmas morning 2012.
She was born October 26, 1921 in Elk City, Oklahoma as the
youngest of nine children. In 1940 she and her family moved to
Oceanside California where she soon met and married Vernon Choate.
While living in Oceanside Vernon joined the Army Air Corp and was
soon deployed. At that time Pearl started her career as a
her family moved to Stayton in 1949. Pearl had many hobbies;
bowling, golfing, painting, playing cards with friends and an avid
volunteer with Stayton Senior Meals for 20 years. She was a member
of the local bowling association for 25 years and served on the
state board of directors for 15 years. She was inducted into the
state of Oregon Hall of Fame in 1999.
preceded in death by her husband Vernon, seven siblings and
grandson Richard Bunt. She is survived by her sons Allen and
Neil(Anita), daughter Donna(Jerry). Her brother Ray Whitley. Seven
Grandchildren, Ten Great-Grandchildren with two more on the way.
Services will be Sunday, December 30, 2012 12:00 noon, at Weddle
Funeral Chapel. Private Family Burial will be at Willamette