Pearl M. Delventhal

On Saturday, Oct. 18, Pearl M. Delventhal passed quietly at age 96 in Weed, Calif.

She was born and raised in Alameda as Pearl Marie Waterbury and enjoyed a full life. Pearl and her first husband, Richard William Heilmann, had three children, Rick, Tom and Margaret. After raising her children, Pearl worked as an licensed vocational nurse (LVN). She retired from Saint Rose Hospital in Hayward.

In her later years, Pearl enjoyed boating on the bay, activities at the Aeolian Yacht Club and traveling abroad with her second husband, Erbon Delventhal.

She is survived by her son, Tom Heilmann (Susan), her daughter, Margaret Williams (Steve), daughter-in-law, Sally Panella (Art) and numerous grand, great-grand, and one great-great granddaughter. Her son, Rick Heilmann and grandson, Michael Heilmann, preceded her in death.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

A funeral mass will be held at St. Philip Neri on Nov. 15 at 10:30 a.m.