Sharon Alice Peterson, age 78, of Oak Grove passed away at home February 4, 2018. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, FEBRUARY 24th at Strike Life Tributes in CAMBRIDGE with a time for visiting one hour prior to the service.
Sharon Alice Peterson was born at home September 16, 1939 to Lawrence and Valeria Schwartz in Chickasaw County, Iowa. She married David Peterson on June 25, 1960 and had five children, Curtis, Debra, Jeffrey, Mark and Rick.
Sharon enjoyed 22 years at Federal Cartridge before retiring on December 31, 1999.
She enjoyed all the time she spent in the summer at her cabin, spending time with friends and family. She always had fun playing scrabble with Lee. Sharon loved to crochet beautiful blankets, and was always caring for her plants. She loved any family gathering, from summer time fish fry’s to every Christmas Eve. Sharon loved her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren and she will be missed deeply.
Sharon passed away February 4, 2018 at her home after beating cancer at the age of 78 years. She is preceded in death by her mother, Valeria; father, Lawrence; husband, David; son, Mark; brother, Melvin; sister-in-law, Ann and brother-in-law, Charles.
She will be lovingly remembered by her four children, Curtis (Leighanne), Debbie (Rich), Jeff (Arlene) and Rick (Tommi); brothers, Robert and Jim (Judy); sisters, Marlys and Marilyn (Gerald); sisters-in-law, Betty and Judy; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; other relatives and friends.