Mrs. Rachael F. Petersen, age 84, died Wednesday, November 21, 2001. She was born in Baraga, MI on February 15, 1917 to Bert & Pearl Clark Mathes & married Clare Petersen in IL on July 1, 1952. Mrs. Petersen had been employed as a laborer at Brunswick Corp. for 10 years until retiring in 1973 & enjoyed camping.
2 sons, James Barbara Blaschke of Norton Shores & David F. Blaschke of Muskegon; 2 grandchildren, Michelle Chet Lokker of Holland, MI & James David Chrissy Blaschke; 2 great-grandchildren, Madison & Carter Blaschke of Mission Viejo, CA, CA; 2 sisters, Pearl Williams of Muskegon & Rhoda Hostad of Fruitport; 2 brothers, Jerry Eillen Mathes of Jackson, MI & Rom Lillian Mathes of Detroit, MI. She was preceded in death by husband, Clare in 1993.
In honor of her wishes, there will be no service or visitation. MEMORIAL: Better Hearing or Hospice of Muskegon-Oceana.
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