Pearl Bethel is from Park Rapids Minnesota and is the father to Lawrence, Cyril and Rodney. He is the grandfather to Mark Rodney Betheland great grandfaterh to Cole Bradlee Bethel. Mark and Cole have both started carving and are looking forward to contining the family name of Bethel decoy carvers. Cole is the 5th gereration.
See Article from Decoys Magazine:
Pages 33 - 35, January/February 1992, by Donna Tonelli
Photos courtesy of Langsautcion
from the Kent Brewer Collection