Carl J. Pearl, 89, of Lancaster passed away on January 31, 2019 at Hospice & Community Care. He was the loving husband of the late Beulah (Buch) Pearl.
Born in Thorndale, PA, he was the son of the late J. Carl and Florence (Hannum) Pearl.
Carl proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict from 1951-1952
After graduating from high school, he spent 47 years with Lukens Steel Company as an electrician before retiring in 1994.
In his spare time, he enjoyed deep sea fishing, working in the yard and other outdoor activities, and spending time with his loving family. A jokester by nature, he was always good for a laugh between family and friends.
Carl was a longtime member of V.F.W. Post #7294 in Millersville.
He is survived by a daughter, Deborah P. McManus; a son, Carl J. Pearl, Jr.; two granddaughters Michelle Fox and Alyssa Pearl and two great-grandchildren. Also surviving is a sister, G. Mildred Summers. He was predeceased by a brother, Robert Pearl.
Relatives are friends are respectfully invited to attend a Funeral Service at DeBord Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory, 141 E. Orange St., Lancaster, PA 17602 at 11:00 AM on Friday, February, 8, 2019. A viewing will be held from 10:00 AM until the time of the service. Private interment will follow at Riverview Burial Park. To leave an online condolence, please visit: www.DeBordSnyder.com