Pearl B. Lezotte

Pearl B. Lezotte, 97, of Onalaska, and formerly of West Bend, passed away Tuesday, May 10, 2011, at Onalaska Care Center.

She was born Feb. 23, 1914, in West Bend to Joseph and Amanda (nee Kluever) Schneider. Pearl was a graduate of West Bend High School. She married Vernon F. Lezotte and he preceded her in death on Nov. 18, 1995. Pearl worked as a secretary for many years for various businesses including the West Bend News and the La Crosse YMCA.

Survivors include her son, Jeff (Judi) Lezotte of Onalaska; her sister, Joy Presley of West Bend; and nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband, Pearl was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Stanley "Tiny" Schneider, during World War II; and her brother-in-law, Jamie Presley.

Graveside services and burial will be held Tuesday, May 17, at 10 a.m. at Washington County Memorial Park, West Bend.

Jandt-Fredrickson Funeral Homes and Crematory (Jostad Chapel), West Salem, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be sent at