Iris Pearl Beardslee
Nov 12, 1923 - Jan 13, 2018
Iris “Pearl” Beardslee was born November 12, 1923 in Superior, Wyoming. Pearl passed away peacefully in her sleep, January 13, 2018. Daughter of Clyde and Cecil Mae Hellewell, she moved to California when she was just a young girl, settling in Lincoln, California with her 2 brothers and 2 sisters. Pearl was known throughout her life for her warm smile, gentle spirit, and generous kindness. She made all those around her feel better, and strived through- out her life to be kind, loving, and above all, a child of God with a strong faith that strengthened and inspired all around her. Her children were the love of her life; a love that was greatly returned to her. She loved cooking, painting, writing and was quite skilled in many other arts and crafts. Pearl was preceded in death by her husband Gilbert, her brothers Glen and Robert, sister June, and just recently, her son Barry Habel. She is survived by her 4 children, daughters Sharon (Garlick), Diana, Debbie (Williams) and son Doug, as well as 13 grandchildren and 14 great- grandchildren. A viewing will be held Thursday, January 18, 2018, 4pm til 8pm, at East Lawn Mortuary – 5757 Greenback Ln, Sac. After a private family burial, a memorial service will be held Saturday, January 20, at 3 pm in the Sacramento LDS Third Ward Chapel – 51st St. and Dover.