Patricia Peterson - July 24, 2009Patricia Peterson, 53, of Aurora, died Friday, July 24, 2009, at her home.
Funeral services were Tuesday July 28 at the Pleasant View Bible Church in Aurora. Rev. Bob Pier officiated. Burial was in the Aurora Cemetery. Memorials may be made in care of family. Condolences may be e-mailed to the family through the mortuary website at www.higbymortuary.com.
Patricia Marie Peterson, daughter of Richard E. and Marjorie D. (Mullins) Frederick, was born in Falls City on April 5, 1956.
She graduated from Falls City High School.
She married Arlen Peterson on Aug. 16, 1972 at Hiawatha, Kan. They had two children, Richard and Michelle. Patricia worked at the Hamilton Manor for seven years, before working the last 20 years at Pinnacle Bank.
She was a member of the Christian Women’s Club and the Aurora Women’s Club.
Patricia fought a battle full of hope and courage, her body gave out but her spirit never did. She was a devoted wife and mother, who treated everyone with kindness and made them feel special.
Survivors include her husband, Arlen Peterson of Aurora; son, Richard L. Peterson of Aurora; daughter, Michelle M. (Jon) Beed of Aurora; two grandchildren, Clint and Cassidy Beed of Aurora; father, Richard Frederick of Mound City, Mo. and mother, Marjorie Pyle of Sabetha, Kan.; brother, Rick D. Frederick of Sabetha, Kan. and sister, Linda S. Auxier of Lincoln.