Pearl A. Felt, age 88, of Watertown died Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010, at Westwood Place in Watertown.
She was born Nov. 15, 1921, in Watertown, the daughter of Christ and Agnes (Ketcher) Muhs. Pearl was baptized Dec. 18, 1921, at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Watertown Township by the Rev. Paul Beck, and confirmed April 14, 1935, at the same church by the Rev. Karl Rudolph.
Pearl was united in marriage to Clarence M. Felt Sept. 28, 1939, at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church by Rev. Rudolph.
A loving wife, mom, grandma and great-grandma, Pearl. loved her cat, and enjoyed bowling, cardinals, birds, shopping, and eating out.
She was a charter member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church and a member of the ladies aid.
Pearl was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Felt; father and mother, Christ and Agnes Muhs; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Albert and Anna Felt; and brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Carl Grosshuesch, Oscar Felt, Raymond Felt, Alvin Felt, Gilbert and Myrtle Schilling, and Rollin and Margie Pierce.
She is survived by her loving family; daughter and son-in-law Beverly and Linus Schmidt of Watertown; son Gary Felt of Apple Valley; grandchildren Michelle and Dan Freeborn, Melanie Schmidt, Sherry Felt, Jenny Felt; special friend Mike Frach of Delano; great- grandchildren Aaron, Heather, Ashley, T.J., Adin, and Mia; sister Evelyn Grosshuesch of Watertown; sisters-in-law Ruby Felt, Margie Felt, and Lorraine Felt, all of Watertown; nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
A memorial service took place Tuesday, Aug. 31 at 11 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Watertown, with visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. The Rev. Paul Krentz officiated, and interment was at the Watertown Community Cemetery.
Arrangements were handled by the Johnson Funeral Home of Waconia. Online condolences to the family are available at wwwjohnsonfh.com.