|(Tuesday - March 23,
2021) - Barbara Mae Peterson, age 76, joined the angels on Sunday, March
21, at her home in Norway.
Barb was born on November 7, 1944 in
Alpena, the daughter of the late Albert and Mildred (Standen) Udell. She
graduated from Alpena High School in 1963 and continued her education,
graduating from Northern Michigan University in 1967 as a teacher.
Because of the love she had for children, Barb was an elementary
school teacher and retired in 2000.
She spent her years of
retirement enjoying her grandchildren and friends. She also enjoyed
traveling and going to the casinos.
Barb is survived by her
husband of 53 years Curtis; children Paula (Clark) Wagner and Curtis
Peterson, Jr.; grandchildren Thomas Wagner, Alyssa Wagner and Jack
Peterson; sisters Audrey (Duane) Himes, Bev (Wally Szczerowski) Udell,
Kathy (Ben) Szczerowski and Candy Hoehrein; brother Terry Udell;
sister-in-law Janis Udell; and many nieces and nephews.
preceded in death by her brother Wes Udell and brother-in-law Bill
A private family graveside service will be held in
Watersmeet Township Cemetery in the spring.
Those wishing to send
condolences to the family may do so at:
The Ortman Funeral Home of Norway is in charge of arrangements.