November 29, 1936 - July 23, 2017
Waverly, New York
July 23, 2017
November 29, 1936
Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, New York
Thursday, July 27, 2017 from 10 to 11 AM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, New York
Ann M. Peterson, 80 of Waverly passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017 at the Robert Packer Hospital after a three year courageous battle with cancer.
She was predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Marie Griffin Roberts; her husband of 61 years, Donald Peterson; sisters, Mary Ellen Sharpsteen, and Lorrain Lowrey; and son-in-law, Dana Ivester.
Ann is survived by her children, Tina Ivester of Waverly, Susan (Gerald Holton) Bombacie of Waverly, Duane (Ginger) Peterson of FL, Kevin Peterson of Waverly, Daniel Peterson of Waverly, Karen (Larry Richards) Peterson of Lockwood, and Lori (Martin Mallory) Peterson of Waverly; brother, Joseph (Polly) Roberts of FL; sister, Joan (Chuck) Lane of SC; 11 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; along with numerous nieces and nephews.
Don and Ann owned and operated Peterson’s Greenhouse for over 20 years. She enjoyed carving and was a master carver who was a member of the Audubon Club and TOPS in Waverly. She enjoyed fishing, camping and going yearly to the Watkins Glen Race Track. Ann was very talented and could do anything she put her mind to.
A time for calling will be held on Thursday, July 27, 2017 from 10 to 11 AM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad St., Waverly. A memorial service will be held immediately following at 11:00 AM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad St., Waverly with Pastor Bruce Vanderpool officiating. Those wishing to send a private message of sympathy to Ann’s family may visit our Facebook page or in “Obituaries” at www.blauveltfuneralhome.com. Memorial donations may be in Ann’s name to National Audubon Society, 225 Varick St, 7th Fl., New York, NY 10014 or American Cancer Society, PO Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123