Katherine Ann Peterson, age 75 of Spring Grove, passed away on March 2, 2018 at Mayo Clinic Health Systems in La Crosse, WI after a courageous battle with lung disease.

She was born on October 2, 1942 in Spring Grove to John and Genevieve (Stigen) Danielson. She was a 1960 Spring Grove High School Graduate.

On February 28, 1987 she married David Peterson. The couple lived in Florida, Iowa, Mississippi, and Japan, before moving back to Spring Grove in 2000.

Katherine was active in Sons of Norway, Piece Makers Quilt Guild, and American Legion Post# 249.

She was a talented seamstress and quilter.

Katherine is survived by her husband David of Spring Grove.

Her children Eric Reque of Atlanta, Ga, and Cris Reque of Spring Grove, Anita (Zachary) Fryar of De Quincey, La, Zelda (Tim) Todd of Crestview, Fl., Milissa (Kenny) Barnett of Niceville, Fl., Angela (Billy) Williams of Billings, Mo, and Donna Peterson of Bolivar, Missouri. Grandchildren Kaylin (Jair) Jurggens and Jarrod Reque of Atlanta, Ga.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services were held Monday, March 5 at 2 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Spring Grove with Pastor Lane Zaffke officiating.

Visitation was held Monday from 1 to 2 p.m., at the church.

Burial will be in Trinity Cemetery.

Roble Funeral Home of Spring Grove is assisting the family with arrangements.