Betty Joyce Peterson

December 08, 1933 - January 25, 2012 

Betty Joyce Peterson

December 08, 1933 - January 25, 2012 

Obituary for Betty Joyce Peterson

Betty J. Peterson, 78, of Toledo, went to be with the Lord on January 25, 2012. She was born December 8, 1933, in Johnson City, TN and was the daughter of Bernie and Vivian Miller. A graduate of Whitmer High School, Betty also graduated from Lourdes College, with a degree in Social Science, and was a member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and the Mother Adeide Honor Society. She then graduated from the University of Toledo College of Pharmacy and was a member of Alpha Kappa Sigma Fraternity for Women in Pharmacy, Toledo Academy of Pharmacy and The Toledo Drug Club. Betty was a Notary Public in the Toledo Area and worked as a pharmacist , both for many years. An avid reader she had a love of writing short stories and poems, both of which were published. Survivors include her sons, Michael (Sherrie Cooper) Peterson and Brian (Teresa) Peterson; daughter, Sandra (Jan) Jenkins; 6 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren, with 1 on the way. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lawson Peterson, in 2005 and her brother, Kenneth Miller. Friends are invited to visit from 11 a.m. Saturday until the funeral service at 1 p.m., in the Ansberg-West Funeral Home, 3000 Sylvania Avenue. Interment will follow in Ottawa Hills Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to the Arthritis Foundation. The Peterson family would like to extend a special thanks to Dr. Doumet and the staffs at Flower Hospital, Lake Park and Ebeid Hospice for the loving care given to Betty and also to Pastor Andy Hill for the love and support given to Betty and her family.

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