Pfeil: well-read volunteer loves her community
Last updated 10/18/2007 at Noon
Turning 92 years young this month, Mary Jane Pfeil is unequivocally sharp as a tack and spunky as can be. Those who know her well realize she remains staunch in her goals, whether it be personal or in her capacity as an elected member of the Fallbrook Community Planning Group.
Pfeil spent her youth in St. Louis, MO; however, one month after she graduated from high school, her family packed up their belongings and moved to California.
“We came to California the day after the Long Beach earthquake in 1933,” Pfeil said.
Her older brother heard news of the earthquake from the bellman at...