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December 22, 2013

Rebecca A. Peterson

Rebecca A. Peterson, 56, Logansport, passed away at 1 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, in her residence.

Born July 26, 1957, in Faribault, Minn., she was the daughter of Ronald and Rose Marie (Duban) Peterson. Her father survives, residing in Logansport.

Rebecca was a self-employed childcare provider. A 1976 graduate of Logansport High School, she was a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church.

Rebecca was a very giving person who enjoyed doing for others. She liked canning in the fall and cookouts with family and friends in the summer. She loved the holidays and baking Christmas cookies. She cherished spending time with family.

Surviving are daughters, Laura Peterson and Amber Peterson, both of Logansport; brother, Timothy (Missy) Peterson of Monon; sisters, Deborah Britt (Randy), Cynthia Campbell, Lynn Shepard, Mary Wagoner (Harold II) and Jennifer Peterson, all of Logansport; grandchildren, Kendra Peterson, Kiera Peterson and Kristian Peterson; great-granddaughter, Aubrie Dawson; and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

Her fiancé, Donald Devericks; and her mother preceded her in death.

The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Kroeger Funeral Home with Pastor Brandon Hudson officiating. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Kroeger Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Riley Children’s Hospital Foundation, 30 S. Meridian St., Suite 200, Indianapolis, IN 46204.

Condolences may be left online at www.kroegerfuneralhome.com.

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