Karen Jean Peterson

Nov 21, 1939 - Jan 17, 2021

Karen Jean Peterson

November 21, 1939 - January 17, 2021


Karen Jean Peterson was born November 21, 1939 to Carl and Mabel Marie (Bennett) Swan in Brunswick, Missouri.

Karen passed away Sunday, January 17, 2021 at Mercy One Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Burnley Peterson; brother, Harvey (Mary) Swan.

Left to cherish her memory, three daughters, Cheryl Sorenson of Fort Dodge, Iowa, Donna and her husband Dudley Reis of Lincoln, Nebraska and Vivian Peterson of Denison, Iowa; five grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; a host of other relatives and friends.

Per Karen's wishes, she has been cremated and services will be at a later date.


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