Esther Y. Peterson
age 90, of Park Falls, died on Saturday September 15, 2018 at Park Manor Nursing Home in Park Falls. She was born on December 24, 1927, the daughter of Andrew and Marie (Dumond) Slack. Her early life and schooling were in Park Falls. On August 31, 1946 she married Melvin J. Peterson. Esther worked for a time at Munsingwear, was a homemaker, and was the first library worker for the Mail-A-Book program in Price County.
She is survived by:
Marilyn (Rodney) Scherwinski of Butternut
Sally (David) Zoesch of Park Falls
(4)grandchildren: Kelly (Frank), Joe (Michelle), Tyler, and Luke
(5)great-grandchildren: Frankie, Stephanie, Kaitlyn, Sophia, and Ilah
and many nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Melvin in 2011, and her sister Gwen Sheedy.
Funeral services will be held on Friday September 21, 2018 at 11:00am from Peace Lutheran Church in Park Falls. Rev. Dale Heinlein will officiate.
Burial will follow at Nola Cemetery in Park Falls
A visitation will be held on Friday at the church from 10:00am until the hour of the service.