October 18, 1921 – January 20, 2019
Gollings, Pearl Jesse, age 97 of Asbury Heights Nursing Home, formerly of Brentwood, PA, passed away on January 20, 2019. Pearl was the loving wife of the late Thomas H. Gollings for 75 years; mother of Kathleen (James) Jackman and David (Eunice) Gollings; grandmother of Kevin (Shae) Gollings, Timothy Gollings, Kristin (Matthew) Holmes and Suzanne (James) Shipe; great grandmother to Ryann, Nathan, Rowen, Garrett, Brady, Owen, Mazzy and Kerrsen. Pearl was a funny, feisty lady, she brought much love, joy, laughter and smiles to those who knew her. She was one in a million and will be greatly missed. Friends will be received on Saturday, March 23 from 4 – 5 p.m. at which time a Celebration of the lives of Pearl and Tom will be held at 5:00 p.m. in the John F. Slater Funeral Home Chapel, 412-881-4100, 4201 Brownsville Road, Brentwood, PA 15227. A reception will follow at 6:15 p.m. in the Whitehall House, behind the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Mended Little Hearts of Washington, DC, a non-profit organization that has been offering the gift of hope to heart disease patients (like Mazzy Martin-Jesse Holmes, Pearl’s great granddaughter), their families and caregivers. Contributions can be made by electronic option: <https://mendedhearts.org/donate/>. In Choose section, select Mended Little Hearts. In Comments section, specify MLH WASHINGTON DC or in honor of Pearl Gollings.