The Funeral Mass for Mildred K. Peters will be at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 20th, at St. Joachim’s Catholic Church in Plainview, MN with Father William Becker officiating. Burial will be in St. Joachim’s Catholic Cemetery in Plainview.
Mrs. Peters, 92, of Plainview, MN died Thursday, March 15, 2012 at St. Isidore Health Center of Greenwood Prairie in Plainview, MN.
Mildred Katherine Peters was born August 16, 1919 in Highland Township, Wabasha County, MN to Andrew and Amanda Peters. She attended Smithfield District School and graduated from Kellogg High School in 1937 in Kellogg, MN. On June 29, 1943 she married Francis Peters at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in rural Kellogg; he died June 25, 1997. Mildred lived her entire lifetime in the Plainview Area, and was a member of St. Joachim’s Catholic Church in Plainview. She was a farm homemaker and enjoyed spending her time embroidering, doing cross-stitching, sewing, loved polka music and especially spending time with her family.
Mildred is survived by three daughters, Darlene (Paul) Swanson of Maple Grove, MN, Carol (James) Mulligan of Minneapolis, MN, and Janice (Leland) Weinmann of Rochester, MN; two sons, Wayne (Karen) Peters of Wisconsin Rapids, WI and Kenneth Peters of Rochester, MN; nine grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren; and one sister, Dorothy Speedling of Mesa, AZ. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one infant brother, and one son Darwin,
Friends and family may visit from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, March 19th, at Schleicher Funeral Homes, Plainview Chapel in Plainview, MN and one hour prior to the service at the Church on Tuesday.