AGENCY, Mo. — Pearl C. (Kessler) White, 100, passed away Wednesday, August 17, 2011, at her home. Pearl was born on May 25, 1911, to John and Mary (Wiedmaier) Kessler at Clarksdale, Mo., where she resided until moving to St. Joseph in 1959. On September 27, 1936, she married Clarence “Skinny” White. He died in October, 1983. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Harriet Kulak in October, 2006. Pearl retired from Kresges in 1977. She attended Seven Dolors Catholic Church in Hurlingen, Mo., where she was a member of the Altar Society . . .

Source: News-Press Now, 19 August 2011