Pearl M. Lantz

Pearl M. Lantz, 88, formerly of Mt. Jewett, died Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, at the Lutheran Home at Kane.Born May 14, 1923, in Smethport, she was a daughter of Frank and Mildred Maley Barbour. On May 30, 1942, in Smethport, she married Victor L. Lantz who died Aug. 17, 2011.Mrs. Lantz had worked at Stackpole. She was a member of St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church and belonged to the American Legion Auxiliary.Surviving are a daughter, Brenda Lantz of Ridgway; a son, Terry Lantz of Knoxville, Tenn.; two grandchildren, Stephen Lantz and Danny Lantz; three great-grandchildren; a brother-in-law Carl (Sue) Lantz of Mt. Jewett; two sisters-in-law, Dorothy Ann (William) Sluga and Betty Lyle, both of Mt. Jewett; and several nieces and nephews.In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a sister-in-law, Beatrice Cunningham.Friends will be received on Monday from 7-9 p.m. at the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc. in Mt. Jewett, where a funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday with the Rev. W. Craig Smith, pastor of the United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will be at Bridgeview Cemetery.Memorial donations may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.Online condolences can be expressed at