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Catharine Peters

Thursday, June 18, 2009

Private family services for Catharine Peters, 95 of Sutherland, will be held Saturday, June 20, 2009. Rev. Leroy Riemer will officiate the service.

Public visitation will begin at 3 p.m. Friday with the family present from 3-6 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home of Sutherland.

Interment will take place at Waterman Cemetery in Sutherland.

Catharine passed away Dec. 6, 2009 at Kenyon Sunset Home in Kenyon.

Catharine "Kate" M. Peters was born October 3, 1913 in Sutherland, the daughter of William and Catharina (Feddersen) Peters. Catharine graduated from Sutherland High School. She worked for the West Iowa Telephone Company as an operator and later as office manager, retiring after more than 30 years of service. She was a lifelong resident of Sutherland until moving to the Kenyon Sunset Home a year ago.

Catharine was a member of the Federated Women's Club and the American Legion Auxiliary in Sutherland.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Arnold Peters; sister, Anna McGreevey; and special friend, Harry Nelson.

Catharine is survived by her brother, Don Peters of Larrabee; and extended family.

Memorials are preferred to Faribault Area Hospice or Sutherland American Legion Auxiliary.

Warner Funeral Home of Sutherland is in charge of arrangements.