By William E. Cleary Sr.
(January 11, 2007)GLOUCESTER CITY NJ ==This past November Gloucester City Board of Education dedicated a memorial garden in honor of Dr. Pearl Kowlaski, a long-time Gloucester City resident who was a teacher at Gloucester City High School in the 50's. Pearl's family approached the board recently and offered to fund a memorial garden in her honor. The gazebo was built using an $8,000 grant.
Dr. Mary Stansky, School District Superintendent, delivered the following address at the dedication ceremonies.
"Thank you for coming today, to help us dedicate this Gazebo, provided to Gloucester City Schools through a grant from the American Academy of Dermatology, in partnership with Johnson and Johnson, and to dedicate the memorial gardens that grace this gazebo, in honor of Dr. Pearl Hunsberger Kowalski.