Pearl Doogs

Pearl Doogs, 94, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012, at her home.
She was born Aug. 8, 1918, in Leopold, daughter of the late Alfred and Rosie (Lemaire) Peter.ÊAlso preceding her in death were her husband, Earl Doogs; a son, Paul Doogs and her brothers, Raymond, Leonard, Arnold, Chauncy and Lester Peter.
Pearl was united in marriage Sept. 28, 1937, at St. Augustine Catholic Church to Earl, who passed away Aug. 2, 2012. A homemaker, she and her husband were lifelong farmers and enjoyed raising chickens, gardening, dancing and playing euchre.
Pearl is survived by a daughter, Pat Doogs; a daughter-in-law, Patricia Do-ogs; her grandchildren, Dawn and Shawn Doogs and a great-grandson, Ryan Doogs.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, which would have been Pearl and Earl's 75th wedding anniversary, at St. Augustine Catholic Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The Rev. Brian Esarey will officiate.
Visitation will be from 3 until 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, (today) and from 8:30 until 9:30 a.m. Friday at Huber Funeral Home, Tell City Chapel. There will be a prayer service at 7:45 p.m. today.ÊMemorial contributions may be made to St. Augustine Catholic Church. Messages of condolence may be left online at
Published in Perry County News on Sept. 27, 2012