Verna G. Peterson
August 11, 1949 - February 14, 2021
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St. Bernard Catholic Church
1617 West Pine Street
Appleton, WI 54914
(920) 739-0331 | Map
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St. Mary Cemetery Menasha
1200 Racine Rd.
Menasha, WI 54952
(920) 725-7714 | Map
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Verna Peterson earned her wings and was called home to heaven on Sunday, February 14th, 2021, with her family holding her hands by her side.  She was a dedicated wife, mother, and grandmother who fiercely loved all of those in her life. Verna met the love of her life in high school and together they…

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Corinne Billet left a message on February 25, 2021:
Wayne, Terri and Christi, although we can not be there in person. We have you all in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. I will always remember Aunt Verna's cards and letters she sent me throughout every year. Without fail she never missed my birthday or my children's birthdays. She would write updates about travels her and uncle Wayne would take, outings and visits her day to day happenings. Her love for each of you could be fet in her word, describing your comings and goings, accomplishments and challenges. It made me feel close to her and her family for years. I will miss this most; I pray for you all and hope to be together soon to celebrate her life together. Love you, Corinne, John and Becca.
Mary Dikeman left a message on February 19, 2021:
My heartfelt sympathy to Verna's family. I worked with her at St Elizabeth, and saw her at our retiree breakfasts. She has had a wonderful full life. Now she is resting in God's love. Peace be with you all.
Jane Sturn left a message on February 18, 2021:
Wayne, Teri, and Cristi, I am so sad to hear of Verna's passing. I enjoyed singing with her at St. Bernard's for so many years and will miss her. May God be with you during this difficult time.
Patricia Depiesse Dederich left a message on February 18, 2021:
The photo is of the Straus homestead in Belgium, WI...where her dad grew up. May they both now rest in peace. My heartfelt condolences to her family.
Cathy Jaehnke left a message on February 17, 2021:
Thoughts and many prayers to all of you. Verna will be missed. So very sorry.
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Audrey Schedgick left a message on February 17, 2021:
What a lovely testament to your Mom. She will be missed by all of her neighborhood lady friends. We will surely reminisce about card playing, lunches and day trips with her. Take comfort in knowing she is now in the loving hands of the Lord.
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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