Pearl O. Slater (nee Stair)

Pearl O. Slater (nee Stair) Pearl O. Slater (nee Stair) reunited with her husband, Harry, on Monday, April 25, 2016, at the age of 98.

She was the loving and cherished mother of Mary Whitham, Charles (Sharon) Slater and Gerald (Kathlyn) Slater; beloved grandmother of Mary Kim, Christopher, Robynn, Michelle, Lisa, Christine, Laurie, Zachary, Eric and the late Richard; great-grandmother of Lindsay, Zoe, Jillian, Sydney, Colby, Keegan, Tanner, Stefan, Conner, Braden, Nathan, Hailee, Alex, Riley, the late Richard and John; and sister of Hazel Bethke. She is further survived by her great-great-grandchildren Milo and Naomi, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her siblings George, Homer, Lester, Francis, Howard, Wilford, Josephine, Irene, Ruby, Virginia and Dorothy.

Memorials are appreciated: please direct to Medical College of Wisconsin, pain management research, Office of Development, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, or online at

Visitation will be Friday, April 29, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha, from 10 until the time of the funeral service at 11:00 AM.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 262-549-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.