Kathleen M. Peterson, 84, of Franklin Grove, formerly of Dixon, died Wednesday, September 27, 2006, at Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital, Dixon.
Mrs. Peterson was born June 30, 1922, in Sterling, IL, the daughter of Howard F. and Eva B. (Brown) Karper Sr. She married LeRoy O. Warrenfeltz in October of 1945. He preceded her in death on August 5, 1957. She married Kenneth W. Peterson on March 2, 1961. He preceded her in death on January 27, 1994.
Survivors include four sons, Dennis L. (Suzanne) Warrenfeltz, Athens, GA, Roger E. Warrenfeltz, Lonnie Joe (Robin) Warrenfeltz, both of Franklin Grove, Kenneth W. Peterson II, Dixon; one daughter, Monette K. Nicklaus, Oregon, IL; two step-sons, Kenneth Dean Peterson, Sherrard, IL, David Peterson, Aledo, IL; one sister, Dorothy E. (Douglas) Pitzer, Las Vegas, NV; and five grandchildren.
Kathleen was preceded in death by both husbands; one grandson, Lonnie Joe Warrenfeltz, Jr.; two brothers, Wallace R. Karper, Sr., and Howard F. Karper, Jr.
Interment of cremains will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, September 30, 2006, at the Franklin Grove Cemetery, Franklin Grove, IL, with the Rev. Dr. Vincent Marrandino, chaplain at Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital officiating. There will be no visitation.
A memorial has been established to the Franklin Grove Retirement Center.