Cumberland Times-News


November 14, 2012

PEARL D. EMERICK [Mount Savage]

MOUNT SAVAGE — Pearl Doris Emerick, 86, of Sunnyside, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, at the Frostburg  Village Nursing Home.

Born Aug. 1, 1926, in Finzel, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Wagner and Bertha (McKenzie) Wagner. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Leroy Emerick; sister, Colleen Denton and brother, Marshall Wagner.

Pearl was a homemaker. Her four girls and grandchildren were the most important thing in life.

She is survived by daughters, Karan Jones, of Mount Savage, Shari Hovatter and husband Keith, of Mount Savage, Faye Jones and husband John, of Mount Savage and Mary Davis and husband Jack Jr., of Potomac Park; sisters, June Dodd, of Moorefield and Alice Rogers, of North Carolina; brothers, Jack Wagner, of North Carolina, Fred Wagner, of Virginia, Kenny Wagner, of North Carolina and Gene Wagner, of Texas; 11 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; special niece, Bonnie Emerick and nephew Will Emerick.

Friends will be received at the Sowers Funeral Home on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.

Funeral services will be conducted in the funeral home on Friday at 1:30 p.m. with the Rev. James Glass officiating.

Interment will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens.

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