Pearl A. Stermer, 83, of Waverly passed away at home on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019.

She was predeceased by her parents, Albert and Phyllis Steiger Walker; her husband, Raymond A. Stermer; sisters, Gloria and June.

Pearl is survived by her children, Joseph (MaryEllen) Stermer of Chemung, Rebecca (Scott) Rorick of Waverly, Nancy (Larry) Tompkins of Waverly, Lauri (Michael) Ruth of Waverly and Albert (Kay) Stermer of Troy; 10 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Pearl was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, delivered Meals on Wheels for years, and was a former Girl Scout Leader. She enjoyed bowling, crocheting and spending time with her family and her Florida family.

A celebration of life will be held on Friday, Jan. 17, 2020 from 5-7 p.m. at the J.E. Hallett Fire Company, 94 William Donnelly Industrial Parkway, Waverly, N.Y.

Burial will be on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Tioga Point Cemetery in Athens.

The family is being assisted by the Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad St., Waverly, N.Y. Those wishing to send a message of sympathy to Pearl’s family may visit our Facebook page or in “Obituaries” at