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Mildred L. Peterson Aug. 21, 1917 - Sept. 5, 2008

LITCHFIELD -- Mildred Lucille Peterson, 91, of Grove City died Friday at Emmanuel Home in Litchfield.

The service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Grove City. Interment will be in Lake Ripley Cemetery in Litchfield.

Visitation is one hour prior to the service Tuesday at the church.

She was born Aug. 21, 1917, in Harvey Township, Meeker County, to Ralph and Esther (Nelson) Larson. She grew up and received her education in Litchfield.

She married Arthur Clarence Peterson on May 12, 1937, in Cosmos. They farmed in the rural Cosmos and Litchfield areas. They later moved to the Grove City area and operated a dairy farm for 59 years.

She moved to Bethany Home two years ago.

She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and belonged to the church quilting circle.

She is survived by her children: Gale (and Beverly) Peterson of Grove City and Jannan Dilley, of Grove City; three grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and a brother: Glenn (and Theresa) Larson of Chaska.

She was preceded in death by her husband and two sisters.