Pearl M. (nee Koepsel) Krantz, age 91, of North Tonawanda on January 16, 2014 at Crestwood Nursing Facility. Pearl was a former member of Ascension R.C. Church. She retired from the North Tonawanda Board of Education where she was a cook at several city schools.
Daughter of the late William and Martha Koepsel. Wife of the late Edward A. Krantz to whom she was married for 42 years. Sister of the late Alvin, Norman, William, Dorothy, Mildred, Ruth and Louise. Beloved mother of Susan (Robert) Nielsen, Stephen (Judith) Krantz, John (Elizabeth) Krantz and Edward Krantz. Proud grandmother of seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren. Also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Friends received by the family on Sunday (January 19, 2014) from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM at the Brunner Funeral Home (692-3841), 156 Robinson St., North Tonawanda, where services will be held at 8:00 PM. Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery will be private. Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.