May 11, 2019 | Village of Mortlach



Pearl Iris Blanchard of Moose Jaw formerly of Parkbeg passed away May 4, 2019 at the age of 90. She was born and raised in Secretan, SK where she met the love of her life, Lucien Blanchard and they were married July 14, 1948. Having had three daughters, they followed their hearts and returned to the farm in Parkbeg in 1965. Pearl was a perfect homemaker, cook, gardener and enjoyed all that farm life encompasses. She enjoyed rock painting, paper tole, various crafts and always had time for coffee and visits. Pearl is predeceased by her husband Lucien in 1992; parents Henry and Lily Maxham; brothers Leslie and Allan and sisters-in-law Dorothy and Margaret. Pearl is survived by her daughters Donna (Rene) Young, Irene (Danny) Hicks and Renée (Jack) Wakeford; grandchildren Jenny Young, Colin (Kimberly) Young, Shannon Young, Kurtis (Celine) Hicks, Veronica (Brad) Doenz; step-grandchildren Wanda Langer, Nick (Paulette) Wakeford; 14 great-grandchildren as well as numerous nieces and nephews. A Funeral Service will be held at W. J. Jones Chapel, 106 Athabasca St E, on Saturday May 11, 2019 at 3:00PM. Reverend Till Ellis will officiate. Interment to follow at Sunset Cemetery. Flowers are gratefully decline and for those so wishing donations may be directed to a charity of your choice.In loving memory of Pearl, a memorial tree planting will be made by Jones-Parkview Funeral Services. Pleasesign the memorial register at website: or (Obituaries).


Dayna Chamberlain - Funeral Director