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Deseret Morning News, 08/03/03
LAKETOWN, UT -Mona Opal Pugmire Kearl, 83, passed away Thursday July 31, 2003 at the home
of her daughter, Linda, in Layton, UT. She was born May 25, 1920, St. Charles, ID to Louis
and Opal Keetch Pugmire.
Mona married Paul Kearl in 1940 and moved to Laketown for a short time. They later moved
to the home in Round Valley where she lived for the rest of her life. Paul began to have
health problems in 1965 and Mona cared for him at home until he died in 1981.
Mona is survived by children, Linda (John) Shearman, Douglas, Karel, Clint (Chris); seven
grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and sister, Ila May (Moroni) Schwab. She was
preceded in death by her husbands; parents; brother, LaVor; and infant brothers, Howard,
Services Mon. Aug 4, 11 a.m. Lake-town, UT LDS Chapel where friends may call 9:30-10:45
a.m. Interment, Round Valley Cemetery. Directors, Matthews Mortuary, Montpelier, ID.
Published in the Deseret News on 8/3/2003.