Pearl M. Werner, 77 of Jefferson, was called home unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 29, 2020.
Pearl was born on September 25, 1942 in Madison, WI the daughter of Oscar and Ruby (Reese) Fischer. She graduated from Jefferson High School in 1960 and married Eugene Werner on September 30, 1961 at St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church in Jefferson. The couple had 2 daughters and lived in Jefferson their entire married life. Pearl and Eugene owned and operated Southgate Furniture (now Crosstown Floors) and she was in charge of the finances. The couple served with Evangelist Tom Stamman for 16 years, traveling the Midwest extensively. Pearl enjoyed gardening, flowers, and cooking. She was concerned with the ones she loved and kept close contact with them. She was a life-long follower of Christ and the family finds comfort in knowing she is with her Heavenly Father and her husband of nearly 60 years.
She is survived by: her daughters Julie Werner of Washington, IL and Lisa (Danny) Anderson of Janesville; and her “grandpups”. Pearl is also survived by other relatives and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents and husband.
A funeral service will be held at on 12:00PM Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at the Olsen-Gibson Funeral Home of Jefferson with Pastor Cathy Price presiding. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 10:00AM until the time of service at the funeral home. Pearl will be laid to rest at Union Cemetery following the funeral service.
Memorials in Pearl’s name to the family would be appreciated.
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