Petra "Pearl" Marie Toole died Dec. 14, 2013, at her home in Delta. She was 83.
She was born in Delta Feb. 23, 1930, to Tony and Merced (Palacio) Lopez. She graduated from Delta High School.
She married Raymond Toole. Together they ran the Delta Texaco station at Sixth and Main.
Mrs. Toole was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church.
She enjoyed her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, caring for stray dogs and cats and being a disc jockey for KDTA in Delta and KVNF in Paonia, playing a variety of Mexican music.
She is survived by her children, Sylvia Martinez, Juanita Terrazas (Toole), Raymond Toole Jr., and Robert (Sandy) Toole, all of Delta; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond; her sister, Juanita; and her brother, Larry.
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 27, at St. Michael Catholic Church in Delta.blog comments powered by Disqus