Pearl M. Burow -- Kenyon

KENYON -- The funeral for Pearl M. Burow will be 1:30 p.m. Thursday at St. John's United Church of Christ in rural Nerstrand, Minn., with the Rev. Nancy Edwardson officiating. Burial will be in Kenyon Cemetery.

Mrs. Burow, 89, of Kenyon, a longtime area homemaker, died Monday (June 3, 2002) at Kenyon Sunset Home.

Pearl Marianne Smith was born Feb. 17, 1913, at Skyberg, grew up there and attended area schools. On April 5, 1934, she married Arthur Burow at her parents' home. After her husband's death on June 26, 1967, she worked at several jobs in town. Mrs. Burow was a member of St. John's United Church of Christ and its ladies aid. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting and sewing.

Survivors include two daughters, Ruth Sanborn of Medford, Minn., and Audrey (George) Reichert of Northglenn, Colo.; a son, David (Pat) of Kenyon; eight grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Warren (Evelyn) Smith of Loganville, Ga., and Alvin (Virginia Flaaen) Smith Jr. of South St. Paul. She was preceded in death by a great-granddaughter, four sisters and three brothers.

Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Hanson Funeral Home in Kenyon and an hour before the service Thursday at the church.

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