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Carol Joan "Joan" Ray Petersen
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1948
Nuckolls County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Aug. 13, 2011
Adams County
Nebraska, USA

Carol Joan Petersen, the daughter of Herbert and Dorothy (Sorenson) Ray, was born on September 1, 1948 in Superior, Nebraska. She passed away on August 13, 2011 at Mary Lanning Memorial Hospital at the age of 62 years, 11 months, 12 days.

Joan attended school at the Fairview District #48 between Nelson and Superior, she graduated from Nelson High School with the class of 1966. She attended college and then was employed in various nursing homes and restaurants as a cook. She was currently living at the Kenesaw Haven Home in Kenesaw, Nebraska at the time of her passing.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Herbert and Dorothy and one brother, James.

She is survived by her daughter, Linda Crosier and husband Fred of Kearney, Nebraska, grandchildren, William and Sheri Crosier and Mikayla Chopp all of Kearney, Nebraska. One brother, Harlan Ray and wife Mary of Springfield, Missouri, three sisters, Barbara Siverts and husband Gary of Springfield, Missouri, Bonnie Jean Splitter and husband Larry Farr of Kearney, Nebraska and Deborah Sharp of Texas. One sister-in-law, Nancy Ray of Lincoln, Nebraska, friend and guardian, Brenda Chopp of Kearney, Nebraska along with a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Services at: Faith Methodist Church, Kearney, Nebraska

Funeral Home: Megrue-Price Funeral Home, 750 N Commercial, Superior, Nebraska 68978 Phone 402-879-3900

Time of Service: Tuesday, August 16, 2011 at 11:00 am

Clergy: Pastor Michelle Reed

Burial: Nelson Cemetery, Nelson, Nebraska, Tuesday August 16, 2011 at 3:00 PM

Memorials to: Memorials may go to the Faith Methodist Church of Kearney, Nebraska or the the families choice

Visitation: From 10:00 am-11:00 am on Tuesday and at the Faith Methodist Church
Family links: 
  Herbert Ensley Ray (1916 - 1980)
  Dorothy Sorenson Ray (1922 - 1998)
  Bonnie Jean Ray Splitter (1945 - 2013)*
  James Aura Ray (1947 - 2006)*
  Carol Joan Ray Petersen (1948 - 2011)
*Calculated relationship
Daughter, Mother and Grandmother
Nelson Cemetery
Nuckolls County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Block 13, Lot 27, Grave 4
Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: Aug 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74924462
Carol Joan Joan <i>Ray</i> Petersen
Added by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Carol Joan Joan <i>Ray</i> Petersen
Added by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Carol Joan Joan <i>Ray</i> Petersen
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- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Aug. 27, 2015

- wesblues
 Added: Mar. 31, 2014
Rest in Peace my dear cousin .
- Mary Childers
 Added: Feb. 18, 2014
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