Sharon Peterson, 70, passed away April 4, 2018 at her home in Escondido, CA.
A memorial service will be held in Newman Grove at a later date.
Sharon (Herbert) Peterson was born August 20, 1947, in El Paso, Texas, to Robert and Lucille (Schwager) Herbert.
She graduated from Newman Grove High School in 1965 and then attended Casper Community College in Casper Wyoming.
She married Larry Peterson, son of Kenneth and Esther (Anderson) Peterson in 1967. To this union four children were born, John (Teresa, Jason, Craig) Peterson, Boise, ID; Colleen (Erin, Ryan) Netuschil, Highlands Ranch, CO; James, Highlands Ranch, CO; JoDeen, Rancho Penasquitos, CA.
She was an Accountant for GenProbe Inc., a medical manufacturing company in San Diego until her retirement and then began traveling with family for several years to fulfill her Bucket list. Trips included Europe and several western states including Hawaii in 2017 to celebrate their 50th Wedding Anniversary.
She loved her Bingo and Wheel of Fortune Slots, but mostly she loved her children and grandchildren who brought her many years of happiness and joy.
In addition to her husband and children, she is survived by her brother, Raymond Herbert, of Newman Grove, Nebraska. She was preceded in death by her mother.
Sharon will be loved and missed greatly, but will be in our hearts forever.