Marie E. Peterson, 99, of Silver Bay, died Friday, February 24, 2012 at Ecumen Scenic Shores in Two Harbors.
She was born April 18, 1912 in Sentinel Butte, North Dakota, to Fremont G. and Ethel F. (Wait) Curtis. Marie married Julian Torgerson in 1928 and he died in 1937. She married Clifford Peterson in 1960, and he died in 1979. She was a good mother, who was always there for us even after we were grownups, and with all of our children. We have many good memories of her. We will miss you Mom, very much.
Marie was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her children, Marion Kainz of Ely; Cameron Torgerson of Silver Bay, Janet Sisko, of Killeen, TX; Audrey (LeRoy) Krier of Pine Island, MN; Stepdaughter, Carol; grandchildren, Bruce (Lois) Kainz, Debra (David) Cherne, Brian (Kathy) Kainz, Tim (Susie) Kainz, Jody (Therese) Kainz, Tommy Kainz, Dean (Becky) Torgerson, Don Torgerson, Danny (Svetlana) Torgerson, David (Lanell) Torgerson, Justin Sisko, Damian (Laury) Sisko, Marcus (Bonnie) Sisko, Troy Krier, Theresa Krier, Tammy Krier, Judy Krier, many great and great-great grandchildren; two great-great-great grandchildren; and 3 step grandchildren; Sister, Irma Juvrud; brother, Chester Curtis; and several nieces and nephews. She was greatly loved by her family.
Visitation will be from 1 PM until the 2 PM Service Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at Sychar Lutheran Church in Silver Bay.