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Jane D. Pearl, age 88 of Newark, DE and formerly of Coatesville, PA, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 23, 2013, at Season's Hospice at Christiana Care in Newark, DE.
She was born on July 3, 1924 in West Chester, PA to the late Clarence and Ella Mae (Sharp) Diem. She graduated from Oxford H.S. and worked as a secretary for Lukens Steel, from which she retired after almost 40 years of service. She loved gardening and music and was an accomplished musician herself, playing the organ at Faggs Manor Presbyterian Church. Jane was also a member of The Order of The Eastern Star Chapter 347 in Cochranville, PA.
Her brother Harold Diem of Elkton, MD, and her sisters Elizabeth Dennis of Murrells Inlet, SC, Dorothy Keihm of Newark, DE and Nancy Christy of Wilmington, DE survive her. In addition to her parents, her husband Robert L. Pearl predeceased her.
Graveside service will be held at 11 AM on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at Pequea Presbyterian Cemetery, 273 Cambridge Rd., Gap, PA 17527.