Lynda L. Peterson

MARQUETTE, MI. – Lynda L. Peterson, age 104, of Marquette, entered eternal life on Friday September 20, 2013 at the Eastwood Nursing Center .

A daughter of Nels and Sophia (Carlson) Abramson, Lynda was born in Negaunee on August 16, 1909. She was raised in Negaunee and was a graduate of Negaunee High School class of 1927. She married Ralph Peterson and the couple resided in Marquette. Lynda worked for Ahonen Lumber Company in Marquette as a bookkeeper for 20 years. During retirement, Lynda and Ralph enjoyed many years traveling and spent winters in Texas and Florida.

Lynda was preceded in death by her husband Ralph, and several brothers and sisters.

Survivors include her daughter, Phyllis Gremban of Land O’Lakes, WI; her son, Ralph (Patricia) Peterson of Marquette; six grandchildren, Dan (Jan) Gremban, of Rhinelander, WI, Christina (Dwayne) Schiellack of Ventura, CA, Barbara (Mark) Renc of Land O’Lakes, WI, Donald (Roxanne) Gremban of Neosho, WI, Rick Peterson of Marquette and James (Melissa) Peterson of Ishpeming, and eight great-grand children.

Honoring Lynda’s wishes private family services will be held. The Swanson-Lundquist Funeral Home is serving the family where condolences may be expressed online at swansonlundquistfuneral