Lois D. Peterson, of the Coin area, passed away on Sunday, April 25, 2021 at Walker Methodist Rushseba in Rush City. She was 87 years old.
PUBLIC VISITATION will be held from 10:00 -11:00 am on Saturday, May 1, 2021 at the True Vine Church in Mora.
A PRIVATE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday with Pastor Marlin Harris officiating.
PUBLIC INTERMENT will be held at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Brunswick following the private family service.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to CDC recommendations, FACE MASKS are REQUIRED at the services for Lois. Being aware of the need to keep social distance, and not coming if you are sick or at risk (e.g. elderly, immune-compromised) will help protect everyone.
Lois D. Peterson, of the Coin area, passed away on Sunday, April 25, 2021 at Walker Methodist Rushseba Station in Rush City. She was 87 years old.
Lois was born January 26, 1934 in Arlington, South Dakota to Harry and Dena (Gibson) Corey. Lois was the youngest of eight children. She moved to Windom, Minnesota at a very early age and then North of Bock, Minnesota. She attended Ogilvie High School and graduated in 1951. Lois worked at Northwestern Bell in Minneapolis as a telephone operator after graduation.
Lois met Charles Peterson and they were married on June 14, 1953. Lois and Charles made their home in the Coin Area and were blessed with 6 children. While raising her children, Lois worked from home as a bookkeeper for a local telephone company. When her children were older, she went to work for several years at Fingerhut in Mora, MN. She worked in Quality Control as an Inspector, Secretary, and then Quality Control Supervisor.
Lois was a member of True Vine Lutheran Church in Mora, MN. She loved going to weekly Bible Study. Some of her hobbies included flower gardening, walking, and cross country skiing. Lois loved family gatherings and holidays. She was a wonderful wife, mom and grandma. She will be truly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Charles, son Kevin, great granddaughter Chloe Jean, and all her brothers and sisters.
Lois is survived by her children, Linda (Mike) Stassen of Ogilvie, Keith (Cathy) Peterson of Mora, Craig (Vanessa) Peterson of Ogilvie, Brenda (Brian) Milbradt of Ogilvie, Gary (Lana) Peterson of Mora; daughter-in-law Joni (Dave) Stevenson of Mora; 16 grandchildren; 30 great grandchildren; 5 great, great grandchildren; sister-in-law Phyllis Bergren of Ogilvie; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends