LaPreal Pearl Veater Walker passed away September 15, 2021 at her home in Panguitch. She was born on July 31, 1937 in Richfield to James LeRoy and Pearl Ruby Veater. She married Edgar Royce Walker on October 20, 1954 in the St George LDS Temple.
Family was always very important to Pearl. She was very close with her brothers and sisters. One of her joys was her yearly family reunion. Annette, Toni, and Pearl were proud members of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers. She was very proud of her family heritage and greatly missed her other brothers and sisters that lived in Utah. Amongst her church callings, she was assistant secretary in Junior Sunday School, Sunday School secretary, teacher, Primary counselor, Den mother, Merrie Miss teacher, Beehive teacher, Laurel advisor, Young Women president, visiting teacher, Relief Society president, wrote the ward newsletter and ward librarian. In each of her callings, her testimony shown in word and deed and most importantly her love of the Savior. Pearl Walker was the exemplary example of love, charity and generosity.
She is survived by her husband, Royce; son, Stephen (Maja) Walker; grandsons: Jared, Jacob, Jason (Michelle) Walker; and great-granddaughter, Mila Rose Walker; sister-in-law, Martha Veater.
Preceded in death by her parents; siblings: Dortha (Grant) Reid, Toni (Floyd) Prince, Mont (Louise) Veater, Ruby Veater, Clark Veater, Wayne (Lora) Veater, Annette (Gordon) Beckstrom.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 25, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. in the Panguitch 3rd Ward Chapel where friends may call from 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. Burial will be in the Panguitch Cemetery. Funeral Directors: Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti. Online guestbook at www.maglebymortuary.com
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