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home : obituaries : obituaries   August 27, 2015

3/11/2014 12:01:00 PM
Sharon Peterson
NT Staff

Sharon L. Peterson, 72, of Paw Paw passed away the afternoon of March 9, 2014, in her home.

Funeral service will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday in Paw Paw Bible Church with Pastor Jonathon Chadbourn officiating. Cremation rites will be accorded.

Visitation will be 4:30-6 p.m. prior to services Wednesday at the church. Torman Funeral Home is assisting the family.

She was born Aug. 1, 1941, in Waterman Paul and Shirley (Lee) Suddeth. Sharon married Howard Peterson on Aug. 29, 1959, in Earlville Lutheran Church after graduating from Shabbona High School in 1959.

Employed by Safranek’s Market for many years, Sharon is known for making the best potato salad around. With her selfless heart, she also put many hours into teaching Sunday school and Kid’s Klub at Paw Paw Bible Church.

Sharon is a treasured mom of three children Rick of Rollo, Jeff of Leland and Sharlene (Ben Bentley) of Mendota, who all were raised in Paw Paw. She will be missed by all including her grandchildren, Nicholas, Mitchell, Brandon, William and Shelby. She also enjoyed and loved five great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She is a beloved sister to her brother, Steve (Kaytie) Suddeth of DeKalb and her sister-in-law, Mary Suddeth of Paw Paw.

Sharon was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Stanley and Howard Suddeth.

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