Angela Victoria Peterson
Angela Victoria Peterson, 97, Salina, died July 26, 2013. She was born March 6, 1916 in Assaria KS, the daughter of Anton and the Lilly (Olson) Thompson.
She was a secretary for Salina USD 305 and worked at Lowell grade school and South High.
She married Vincent Ivan Peterson on November 9, 1941. He preceded her in death in 2010.
She was also preceded in death by 2 sisters and 2 brothers.
Angela was an active and faithful member of Salina Bible Church where she served in AWANA, Sunday school, Missionary Helpers and many other areas. She had the gift of hospitality so everyone always found an open door to their home with good meals and warm fellowship, especially family and friends. Her family was her pride and joy and many great memories were created with wonderful family vacations in Minnesota, Amana, Hawaii, and many other locations. All of her family loved her deeply.
She is survived by -
Daughter: Judy Nevin and husband, John, Hutchinson
Son: Steve Peterson and wife, Chris, of Rockford, IL
Grandchildren: Julie Nevin, Olathe, KS
Jennifer Heck, (Jason) Las Vegas, NV
Lindsey Fitzjerrells, (Matthew) Geneva, IL
Ashley Williams (Cory), Rockford, IL
Courtney Werthman, (Steve) Rockford, IL
Six special great-grandchildren:
Madyson, Ashlynn, Aubreigh, and Breckin Heck
Many nieces and nephews
A celebration of her life service will be at 11 am Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at the Salina Bible Church.
Burial will be in the Gypsum Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be Monday from noon until 8 pm at the Ryan Mortuary where the family will receive friends from 6 until 8 pm.
Memorials are suggested to the Salina Bible Church or Hospice House of Reno County.
For more information or condolences go to www.ryanmortuary.com.