Celebrating the life of Gail Ann Peterson
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A special thanks to the wonderful, caring staff at Javon Bea Hospital - Rockton Avenue and Riverside Boulevard, especially those on the 6th floor.
Gail is survived by her loving husband, Craig Peterson of Pecatonica; son, Eric (Tami) Peterson of Lake Geneva, WI; daughters, Amy (Tim) Bukoski of Byron, Andrea (Heath) McGrew of Pecatonica; grandchildren, Taylor McGrew (Drake Merrick) of Moline, IL, Carter Bukoski of Phoenix, AZ, Jacob McGrew currently serving in the United States Navy in Okinawa, Japan, Mackenzie Peterson (Matthew Camp) of Milwaukee, WI, Elaine Peterson of Beloit, WI, Paige Bukoski of Byron, Cameron Bukoski of Byron, Charles Peterson of Ryde, England; sisters, Linda (Jim) Lau, Susan Mitchell, Shelly (Mark) Martin. She is also survived by her mother-in-law Adell Peterson; brothers-in-law, Kent (Lori) Peterson, John (Kay) Peterson; along with many special nieces and nephews. Gail was a friend to all, including those at church, her Potluck gals, neighbors and many in the community.
She is predeceased by her parents; brother, Tom Torsrud; infant sister Lori Torsrud.
Memorial service 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 6, 2019, at First Lutheran Church, 627 Taylor St., Pecatonica with the Reverend Nord Swanstrom officiating. Memorial visitation 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 5, 2019, at Genandt Funeral Home, 602 N. Elida St., Winnebago. Cremation rites accorded. Private interment at Twelve Mile Grove Cemetery near Pecatonica. In lieu of flowers a memorial will be established for the First Lutheran Church in Pecatonica and Friends Forever Humane Society in Freeport. For an online obituary and tributes go to www.genandtfuneralhome.com.
602 N. Elida St.
Winnebago, IL 61088
627 Taylor St.
Pecatonica, IL 61063
Private interment at Twelve Mile Grove Cemetery.
184 S. Pecatonica Rd.
Pecatonica, IL 61063