Gladys Grace Peterson was born October 10, 1927 in Innisfail, Alberta. She was the oldest daughter born to Leslie and Gladys Munro. Grace went to school at Big Bend and Innisfail. She graduated from School of Agriculture in Olds, Alberta. In 1952, she married the love of her life, Chester Peterson. In the fall of 1956, Grace and Chester moved to Penhold where they were blessed with 3 daughters; Judy, Linda and Janice. Grace and Chester returned to the Big Bend district where they farmed until they retired. Grace will be remembered by her loving husband Chester, sister Marj (Don) Cassidy and their families. Judy (Hal) Moore, Ryan, Sheena (Jay) Archer and Austin Becker. Linda (Greg) Tisdale, Kandis (Derek) and Nash Langvand, Kristen (Dallen). Janice, Melissa and Jared McBride. She was predeceased by her parents, sister Frances, brother Cliff and sister-in-law Kay Munro, and son-in-law Bump McBride.
A memorial service was held at the Innisfail United Church May 2, 2017 @ 1:00.
Donations can be made to the charity of your choice on Grace’s behalf.