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Lewellyn Louise Peterson

December 9, 1945 December 21, 2020
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Lewellyn Louise Peterson, 75, of Smith Center, KS and previously of Grand Island, died Monday, December 21, 2020 at the Greeley Care Home. 

Funeral Service will be at Livingston-Sondermann Funeral Home on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at 1pm with pastor Mike Reiners officiating.  The service life be livestreamed at  Burial will be in the Cedar Hill Cemetery.  Memorials suggested to Peace Lutheran Church. 

She was born on December 9, 1945 at Grand Island to LeRoy and Ruby Schroeder.  She attended Kenesaw Public School and graduated from Grand Island Senior High in 1964.  She was united in marriage to Richard Rehder on December 26, 1965 and then to Donald Peterson on April 30, 2011.  She worked at the Hall County Treasurer for over 20 years and previously at Wheelers, Skagway and Leon Plastics.  She enjoyed spoiling her poodle “Princess”, crocheting, card making, playing solitaire and traveling.   

She is survived by husband, Donald Peterson; daughters, Brenda (Tim) Kehler of Greeley and Rhonda Fishell of Grand Island; brother, Leonard (Rosie) Schroeder of Kenesaw; sister, Loretta (Jon) Catlett of Grand Island; stepson, Cody (Shawna) Peterson of Deshler; stepdaughter, Judy Peterson of Beloit, KS and grandchildren, Brian (Emily) Kehler, Kent Kehler (Fiance Kayla), Briana Rehder, Deanna and Cody Fishell, Makinna, Jaclyne and Braxton Peterson; great granddaughters, Ellie and Rylie Kehler; sisters in-law; brothers in-law and numerous nieces and nephews.   

Preceded in death by husband, Richard Rehder in 2006; daughter, Crystal Nathan in 2016; son in-law, Dan Nathan; parents and mother and father in-law, Russell and Edna Rehder.  Condolences can be left at

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1:00 PM 12/23/2020 1:00:00 PM
Livingston Sondermann Funeral Chapel

601 North Webb Road
Grand Island, NE 68803

Livingston Sondermann Funeral Chapel
601 North Webb Road Grand Island 68803 NE
United States

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