Pearl E. Brown passed away October 22, 2013. She was born December 19, 1910, the last of three children, to Julius H. and Eva J. Orlick of St. Joseph, Mo.
She was married in 1929 to Melvin H. Ward. They moved to Medford, Ore. where he passed away in 1982. They had five daughters, Carole (Ned) Plowman of Portland, Ore., Doris (Charles) Anderson of Marysville, Ohio, Virginia (Paul) Lindahl, of Wichita, Kans., Pat (Arden) Hildebrand of Medford, Ore., and Janet (Jerry) Moore of Medford, Ore. She later married Carroll E. Brown, now deceased. He had two children, Larry (Jan) Brown of Liversmore, Calif. and Bobbie (Bob) Guyll of Bellevue, Wash.
Pearl worked as an administrative assistant in timber management for the U.S. Forest Service in Portland, Ore. before retiring after 13 years of service.
Private family services will be held. In lieu of flowers, please donate to Asante Hospice, 2960 Doctors Park Drive, Medford, OR 97504, in Pearl's name.