ieda R. Peterson of Prineville died Thurs., Aug. 30, 2001. She was 96 years old.
She was born April 17, 1905 to Ernest and Rosa (Hass) Ruher in Shelby, Iowa. She attended school in Monroe, Washington and Tumalo. She married Angel Peterson in 1923 in Redmond. Together they owned and operated a grocery store in Bend.
Her interests included gardening, embroidering and crocheting, playing pinochle, cooking, entertaining and spending time with family. She was a member of the Golden Age and Pine Forest Grange in Bend.
Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law, Walter Lee and Jackie Peterson of Redmond and Harry Annis and Irene Peterson of Prineville; five grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and nine great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband and four siblings.
Memorials may be made to Pioneer Memorial Hospice.
Graveside services were held Sept. 4 at Pilot Butte Cemetery in Bend.
Whispering Pines Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.