Gladys Peterson

Gladys Peterson, 92, of Reed City, passed away Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012, in Gaylord.

Gladys was born Oct. 13, 1919, to John and Nora Prosch in LeRoy.She graduated from LeRoy High School and worked at Cooper Industries, in Reed City. Gladys married Arvid Peterson on Nov. 6, 1943.

Gladys was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She loved gardening, quilting and fishing, and was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Reed City.

Gladys is survived by her son, Randy Peterson, of Reed City; daughter, Cheryl McCarver, of Grayling; five grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and five sisters.

Gladys was preceded in death by her husband, Arvid, in 1968.

Services for Gladys are at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Reed City with visitation prior to services at 10 a.m. Burial following at Woodland Cemetery Reed City.

The family request memorials be made to the Commission on Aging. Arrangements were entrusted to McDowell Funeral Home of Reed City.