Margie M (Lucker) Peterson, age 92, of Niles, Michigan passed away peacefully, Sunday, February 19, 2017, in Stevensville, Michigan in the presence and comfort of her family.
Margie was born July 17, 1924, in Niles, Michigan, the daughter of Gabriel and Marie (Gibson) Lucker.
She was a very passionate and loving Mother and Home Maker. Margie will be remembered for enjoying sewing, canning and cooking. Her family laughs about her being a card shark. Margie took her cards seriously. When she had extra time, she loved to go fishing. She was really good at arts and crafts. She enjoyed painting clothing as well as making decorations for Christmas. She also enjoyed reading nature and wildlife books. Margie was a very strong and independent woman. She truly was a great Mom.
Margie will be greatly missed by family and friends. She is survived by children: Phyllis Marie Payne, Carolyn Sue (Conrad Smith) Peterson, Alan Arthur Peterson, Marie Elizabeth Brooks, Rebecca (Charles) Freitag; her grandchildren: Alyson (Daniel) Payne, Sadie Ann Peterson, Dustin Layman, Karla (Derek) Whitman, Ryan (Amanda) Layman, Ava Marie Mendoza, Alan Richard Peterson-Sullivan; her seven great-grandchildren; her sisters Virginia Webster and Joan (Dick) Coger; her brother Jack Lucker and his son Jackie; as well as a host of other nieces and nephews; her special cousins Joan and Jim Carley.
Margie is preceded in death by her parents; her husband Norman Arthur Peterson; her daughters Sally Ann Layman and Alice Alaine Donzelli; and her son-in-law Richard L Payne.
Family and friends gathered for a Graveside Service February 22, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at Riverside Cemetery, Three Oaks Road, Chikaming Township, Michigan. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Pobocik Chapel Wagner Family Funerals, Three Oaks, MI 49128.
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