Pearl Margaret King Hastings

Published Feb 6, 2013 at 04:00AM

April 3, 1915 - Jan. 22, 2013

Pearl Hastings, age 97, died in Salem, Oregon, on January 22, 2013. Pearl was born in Madison, Wisconsin, in 1915.

She moved with her family to California at the age of five and graduated from Sutter High School in California.

She married Lester (Bud) Knorr in 1936, and moved to Redmond, where she resided until 2009, then she moved to Salem, to be near her son.

She worked in the nursing field her total adult life.

Pearl was a life-time member of the Order of Eastern Star, a member of the Redmond Grange, and spent lots of time at the Senior Center in Redmond.

Pearl was preceded in death by three husbands, Lester (Bud) Knorr, Neil (Bud) Bain and John (Bob) Hastings. She is survivied by her son and daughter-in-law, Bill and Ann knorr; two grandsons, Billy and Bret Knorr; and one great-grandson and one great-granddaughter.

A celebration of her life is planned for a later date.

Pearl Hastings