Obit: Peterson, Peggy Marie (1954 1974)
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Surnames: Peterson, Brushafter, Salveson

----Source: La Crosse Tribune (La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wis.) Monday, May 13, 1974

Peterson, Peggy Marie (18 Dec. 1954 11 May 1974)

Peggy Peterson

Black River Falls, Wisc.

Peggy Marie Peterson, 19, R. 1 Black River Falls, died of a heart attack Saturday, May 11.

She was stricken while attending a dance in Melrose. The rescue squad was called, but she died on the way to Black River Memorial Hospital in Black River Falls. She had had a heart condition since childhood.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Little Norway Lutheran Church, Rev. Robert Salveson officiating, and burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends were to call at the Torgerson Chapel after 2 p.m. Monday and at the church Tuesday after 1 p.m.

She was born Dec. 18, 1954 in Sparta to Mr. and Mrs. Verland Peterson and graduated from Black River Falls High School in 1973.

Surviving are her parents; two brothers, Scott and Barry, and three sisters, Connie, Cindy and Melinda, all at home; maternal grandmother, Mrs. Chester Brushafter of Melrose; and paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Merlin J. Peterson of Black River Falls.



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