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Gertrude E Selene Peters
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Birth: 1890, Sweden
Death: Aug. 1, 1964
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Des Moines Tribune -- Aug 6, 1964
Page 12 col 4

Gertrude Peters
Rites Saturday

Services for Mrs. Gertrude E. Peters, 74, of 4360 N.E. Thirty-eighth st., will be at noon Saturday at the Hamilton Funeral Home. Burial will be in Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery.

Mrs. Peters died of cancer Saturday at Iowa Lutheran Hospital after a three year illness.

Born in Sweden, she was a Des Moines resident 35 years, formerly living in Jefferson. Before her retirement in 1963, she was a cafeteria cook for Northwestern Bell Telephone Co. She was a member of the company's Pioneer Club and Royal Neighbors Camp 360.
Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Mary Sample, and a son M. H. Peters, both of Des Moines, six sisters, Mrs. Ellen Lighter of Aurelia and five others living in Sweden. Four brothers, Verne Selene of Jefferson, and three others also living in Sweden, nine grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Harold Ford Peters (1891 - 1964)
 
 Children:
  Ford Selene Peters (1920 - 1960)*
  Marion Harold Peters (1922 - 2012)*
  Mary Lou Peters Sample (1926 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Prayer Garden, Block 5, Lot 139, Space 2
 
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Record added: Jan 08, 2012
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