IRENE PETERSON, 84, of Shelby (Svcs. 10-06-2012)


October 3rd, 2012 by Ric Hanson

IRENE PETERSON, 84, of Shelby, died Tue., Oct. 2nd, in Harlan. Funeral services for IRENE PETERSON will be held Saturday, October 6th at 10:30am in the United Evangelical Lutheran Church in Shelby. Burmeister-Johannsen Funeral Home in Shelby has the arrangements.


Friends may call on Friday, October 5th from 1:00-9:00pm with the family greeting friends from 5:00-8:00pm at the funeral home.

Burial will be in the Shelby Cemetery.

IRENE PETERSON is survived by:

2 Daughters: Linda (George) Merdinger of Underwood.  Terry (Glen) Zimmerman of Council Bluffs.

5 Sons: Leslie (Tina) Peterson of Gretna, NE.  Jeffrey Peterson of Green River, WY.  Kevin (Sun) Peterson of Shelby.  Clark (Sue) Peterson of Reedsburg, WI.  Jon (Linda) Peterson of Walnut.

2 Brothers: Ivan Nielsen of Omaha.  Wayne (Linda) Nielsen of Surprise, AZ.

3 Sisters-in-law: Janice Nielsen of Hancock.  Genevieve Madsen of Omaha.  Marlene Peterson of Denver, CO.

1 Brother-in-law: Daniel Hansen of Vista, CA.

17 Grandchildren

10 Great Grandchildren