Pearl P. Petre, 93

June 09, 2009

NOV. 15, 1915-JUNE 8, 2009

Pearl Prudence Petre, 93, of Hagerstown, Md., died Monday, June 8, 2009, at NMS Health Care.

Born Nov. 15, 1915, in Washington County, Md., she was the daughter of the late John H. and May Byers Petre

She was a licensed practical nurse, retiring from Western Maryland Hospital Center in 1978.

She was a life member of Longmeadow Church of the Brethren.

She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She is survived by nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by five sisters, Ruth Whitmore, Amy Strite, Gertrude Black, Fanny McNairn and Jane Hoffman; and five brothers, Paul R. Petre, J. Mark Petre, Ezra A. Petre, Luke M. Petre and Silas H. Petre.

Graveside services will be at 2:30 p.m. today at Long Meadow Church of the Brethren Cemetery, 19642 Long Meadow Road, Hagerstown. The Rev. Steve Wagoner will officiate.


There will be no viewing or visitation.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Arrangements are by Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.

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