Bernice G. Peterson (born Seely)

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Gender: Female

Date of Birth: February 7, 1928

Date of Death: July 7, 2018

Birth Place: Wyalusing, WI

Death Place: Lakeland, FL

Bernice G. Peterson

February 7, 1928 – July 7, 2018

Peterson, Bernice G. LAKELAND, FL GOLDEN GATE, FL.

Bernice G. Peterson, of Lakeland, FL., passed away after battling cancer on Saturday, July, 7, 2018. She was born in Wyalusing, Wis. to Lester and Martha Seely. She was a waitress and homemaker. She was an avid bowler and was part of the Florida 500 Club in Naples, Fla. She was involved in the Moose Lodge and Girl Scouts as well.

She was married to Robert G. Peterson for 54 years and resided in Golden Gate, Fla for 35 years. Survivors include her son, Don (Mary) Peterson, Lakeland, Fla.; daughter, Phyllis Williams, Paragould, Ark.; five grandchildren, Joey (Leigh) Peterson, Julie (CJ) Birge, Jim Williams, Chris (Stacy) Williams, Held (John) Harding: twelve great-grand children and two great-great-grand children.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Robert G. Peterson; parents, Lester and Martha Seely; 2 brothers and 3 sisters. Final resting place will be at Sunset Memory Gardens in Madison, Wis.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made in her honor to Good Sheppard Hospice of Lakeland, 3470 Lakeland Hills Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33805.

Published online by Dignity Memorials

[Great grand-daughter of  SGS# 3916 – Bernice Grace; Lester Leroy; George Washington; Franklin E. (#3916); Theron Barley (#1768); Thaddeus; John; Ebenezer; Jonas; Obadiah]