COMFREY - Nellie Peterson, 85, of Comfrey, died Saturday, March 30, 2013, at St. John Lutheran Home in Springfield.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 6, at 10:30 a.m. at New Hope Lutheran Church in Comfrey with burial at the Mountain Lake City Cemetery.
Visitation is Friday from 4-7 p.m. at Sturm Funeral Home in Comfrey and will continue for one hour prior to services at the church on Saturday.
Arrangements are with Sturm Funeral Home in Comfrey.
Nellie Victoria Marie Peterson was born to Earl and Marie (Konz) Lyons on the Krieser farm north of Darfur in Adrian Township, Watonwan County, on December 16, 1927.
She is survived by husband, Roger of Comfrey; sons, Dale Henze of Backus, Delbert Henze of Mapleton; daughters, Jean Rathman of Comfrey, Joanne Howk of New Ulm; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; 3 stepgreat-grandchildren; and brother, Earl Lyons.