Vada Peters, 78, of Two Harbors passed away on Feb. 26, 2008, at Lake View Memorial Hospital.
She was born and raised in Marysville, Kan.
Vada had made her home in Two Harbors since 1976. She worked as a civilian in the U.S. Air Force and received the medal of Meritorious Civilian Service to the U.S. Air Force. After retirement, Vada enjoyed woodcarving, painting, and gardening.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Sherman; infant son, Kevin; brother, Kermit; and sister, Audrey.
Vada is survived by her children, Doug, Ken, Alan (Julie) and Eric Peters; grandchildren, Ben, Mack and Danny Peters; sister, Fern Muller; and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial Gathering 2 p.m., Tuesday, March 4, 2008, at the Cremation Society of Minnesota, 4100 Grand Avenue, Duluth.