LORETTA M. PETERSEN, 80, of Audubon (Svcs. 1/4/19)


January 2nd, 2019 by Ric Hanson

LORETTA M. PETERSEN, 80, of Audubon, died Monday, Dec. 31st, at Mercy Hospital Medical Center, in Des Moines. Funeral services for LORETTA PETERSEN will be held 2-p.m. Friday, Jan. 4th, at the First Presbyterian Church in Audubon. Kessler Funeral Home in Audubon has the arrangements.

Friends may call at the funeral home, where the family visitation will be held from 5-until 8-p.m. Thursday, Jan. 3rd.

Burial will be in the Iowa Veteran’s Cemetery near Van Meter.

LORETTA PETERSEN is survived by:

Her husband – Jerry Petersen, of Audubon.

Her sons – Daniel (Kasandra) Petersen, of Ankeny; Ricky (Annette) Petersen, of Hertel, WI; and Scott Petersen, of Cedar Rapids

Her daughters – Cynthia (Jon) Wedemeyer, of Waukee, and Crystal (Garry) Carlson, of Newell.

Her sisters – Mary Fairchild (and Doyle Hunt), and Beverly Anderson.

Her brothers – Jerold (Nadine) Heiken, and Dennis (Wendy) Heiken.

24 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren, other relatives, her in-laws, and many friends.