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MaryJane 'Honey' Peterson

MaryJane 'Honey' Peterson

Oct. 6, 1924 - Nov. 14, 2008

MARSHALL -- MaryJane "Honey" Peterson, 84, of Marshall, formerly of Willmar, died Friday at Avera Morningside Heights Care Center in Marshall.

The service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Hamilton Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in the Cloverleaf Cemetery in Willmar.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service Thursday.

She was born Oct. 6, 1924, in Willmar to Arnold and Mae (Ellingson) Johnson. She graduated from Willmar High School in 1942.

She married Roger William Peterson on Sept. 19, 1947, in Minneapolis. She moved into Avera Morningside Heights Health Care Center in Marshall on Dec. 2, 2004.

She is survived by her two children: Dean (and Doreen) of Marshall and Kay Peterson Sobeck of Klemme, Iowa; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband on Dec. 17, 1999, four brothers and one sister.