Pearl I. Kahl
1927 - 2021
Cutler-O'Neill-Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home and Crematory
545 Willow Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA
Kahl, Pearl I.

April 26, 1927 - December 3, 2021

Pearl I. Kahl, age 94, formerly of Silver City, IA; passed away on December 3, 2021 at Bethany Lutheran Home where she has resided since June. Pearl was born on April 26 1927 in Adair, IA to the late John and Bertha (Guttenfelder) Newman and graduated from Adair High School. She furthered her education and became a Registered Nurse working at Veterans Hospital in Omaha, where she met Raymond Kahl and they were married on February 26 1956. Pearl later worked for Dr. George Klok in Council Bluffs, Indian Hills and Glen Haven Nursing Homes. She was a longtime member of Faith Lutheran Church and was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Raymond on February 24, 2012; brother, Raymond Newman; and sisters, Irene Nelson and Kathryn Newman Hanusa. Pearl is survived by her son, Richard with whom she made her home in Silver City; brothers, Earl (Marilyn) Newman, Paul (Marvalee) Newman both of Adair, IA; nephew, Tim Newman; nieces, Cindy (Tom) Coleman, Faith (Mike) Quinlan, and Amy (Craig) Michaelson; great-niece, Katelyn Coleman; and great-nephew, John Michaelson.

Pearl will be Cremated with a Private Family Inurnment at Ridgewood Cemetery next to her husband Raymond. MEMORIAL SERVICES will be held at a later date in January.


Bayliss Park Chapel, 545 Willow Ave., Council Bluffs, IA

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Published by Omaha World-Herald on Dec. 5, 2021.
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