|Birth: ||Dec. 6, 1920|
South Dakota, USA
|Death: ||Apr. 28, 1998|
Englewood Colo. - The funeral for Aldyth Peterson, 77, of Englewood, and formerly of Lemmon, will be at 2 p.m. riday in the Church of God, Lemmon. The Rev. J. Samuel Peterson will officiate.
Burial will be in the Greenhill Cemetery, Lemmon
She died Tuesday, April 28, 1998, at her daughter's home in Englewood.
Aldyth Dokter was born Dec. 6, 1920, to Guy and Hazel (Easterby) Dokter at her grandfather's farm home four miles south of Andover. In 1931, her family moved from eastern South Dakota to 15 miles south of Hettinger, N.D. She attended Riverside School. She graduated from Lemmon High School in 1939. She attended Northwest Bible and Music Academy from 1937 to 1940. In August 1940, she became the pastor of the McIntosh Church of God.
She married Harold Carl Allen Peterson on Feb. 8, 1942. Following his death in May 1993 she lived in Aurora and Hettinger. Her last year was spent in Englewood.
She enjoyed teaching and gardening.
Survivors include five sons, Garret (Jarenda) Peterson of Aurora, David (Beverly) Peterson of Salem, Ore., Dennis (Pat) Peterson of Thunder Hawk, J. Samuel (Delores) Peterson of Beckley, W. Va., and Lowell (Linda) Peterson of Pierre; one daughter Ruth (Robert) Frazier of Englewood; one sister, Grace Hughes of Miles City, Mont.; 16 grandchildren; and seven great-grandhildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, one brother, and two sisters.
Casketbearers will be her grandsons.
(Excerpts from Obituary in the Aberdeen Daily News published April 30, 1998)
Guy Garret Dokter (1890 - 1982)
Hazel Ethel Easterby Dokter (1893 - 1990)
Harold Carl Allen Peterson (1910 - 1993)*
Joseph Paul Peterson (1961 - 1961)*
Esther J. Dokter Reasy (1916 - 1990)*
Aldyth Dokter Peterson (1920 - 1998)
Sidney Guy Dokter (1922 - 1982)*
Sarah Clara Dokter Eklo (1924 - 1996)*
Grace Elizaeth Dokter Hughes (1925 - 2001)*
South Dakota, USA
Created by: DiAnn
Record added: Jul 19, 2010
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