Pearl Louise Rodenburg Tiarkswas born on Dec. 22, 1917, in Neola, Iowa, the daughter of Wilhelmine and John Rodenburg. She was baptized on Feb. 17, 1918, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Honey Creek, Iowa, where she was later confirmed on Nov. 8, 1931. Her faith remained steadfast throughout her life. A viewing will be held on Friday, Aug. 17, from 5 to 7 p.m., at Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary. Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 18, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Billings. She will be laid to rest near her childhood home in Iowa, with visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 21, at Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home, followed by interment in Ridgewood Cemetery in Council Bluffs. Memorials may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church in Billings or St. John’s Lutheran Church in Honey Creek.