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Dorothy M. Peters

May 1, 1929 - November 8, 2011

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Dorothy "Dolly" Mae Peters age 82, of Hayward, WI passed away Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at Country Terrace in Hayward, WI.
Dorothy was born May 1, 1929 in Hayward, WI to Ole & Dora (Brunberg) Tonstad.
She attended the Hayward School District and graduated in 1947 from Hayward High School. Dolly married Rod Peters Sr. June 17, 1960. He preceded her in death March 7, 1993.
Dolly drove school buses for the Hayward school district, servicing the Spider Lake/Lost Land Area for over 20 years. She retired as a cashier at Northern Lakes Co-op where...

Dorothy "Dolly" Mae Peters age 82, of Hayward, WI passed away Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at Country Terrace in Hayward, WI.
Dorothy was born May 1, 1929 in Hayward, WI to Ole & Dora (Brunberg) Tonstad.
She attended the Hayward School District and graduated in 1947 from Hayward High School. Dolly married Rod Peters Sr. June 17, 1960. He preceded her in death March 7, 1993.
Dolly drove school buses for the Hayward school district, servicing the Spider Lake/Lost Land Area for over 20 years. She retired as a cashier at Northern Lakes Co-op where she worked for 10 years. Dolly was a avid bowler and was the treasurer for the Wednesday Night Ladies League in Hayward, WI. She enjoyed deer hunting, horseback riding, and snowmobiling. Dolly loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Among those who survive and gratefully shared her life are her children: Dorothy "Dot" (Dave) Szczepanski of Stillwater, MN; Rodney Jr. (Teresa) Peters of Hayward, WI; Teresa (Kent) Phillips of Rice Lake, WI; Randall Peters of Hayward, WI; Karin Gerich (Kyle Kissner) of Hayward, WI; eleven grandchildren; four great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by, her parents, her husband, Rod Sr., several brothers & sisters:, and a daughter-in-law:, Cathy Peters.
A memorial service will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 12, 2011 at the Anderson-Nathan-Koerpel Funeral Home in Hayward, WI. Pastor Gary Hilgendorf will officiate. Visitation will be held 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. on Saturday at the Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Spider Lake Cemetery - Hayward, WI.