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Judith "Judy" A. Peterson
Date of Death: January, 19 2019

          Judith "Judy" A. Peterson, 71, Hermansville, passed away on Saturday January 19, 2019 at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital following a brief illness with her loving family by her side. She was born on March 30, 1947 in Detroit, MI, the daughter of the late Joseph and Ermalinda (Jasken) Harwood. Her parents later moved to California. She married James Graves and had two children, he passed in 2000.
          Judy and her mother then moved back to Michigan and settled in Hermansville. She then married Allan Peterson of Hermansville and together raised their four children. Judy enjoyed shopping, growing her flowers in the house and in her flower garden. She will be greatly missed by her entire family.
          She is survived by her husband, children: Tiffany (James) Graves-Diaz, Jared (Carrie) Graves, step-children: Cindy (Edna) Peterson and Paul (Debra) Peterson, one brother: Donald Harwood, eleven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, as well as many nieces and nephews.
          Judy was preceded in death by her parents and her first husband.
          Judy's family will receive friends on Wednesday January 23, 2019 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. (CST) at the Allo Coolman Funeral Home in Spalding to celebrate her life.
          The Allo Coolman Funeral Home are assisting the Peterson family.
          Please visit to send online condolences to her family.

  • "So sorry for the loss of you Mother Tiffany and Jared hugs!!"
    -Susan Maule Hixson

  • "So sorry for the loss of you Mother Tiffany and Jared hugs!!"
    -Susan Maule Hixson

  • "Judy was a Wonderful, Classy Lady and Friend. She will be missed by all. God Bless"
    -Janise Bilski

  • "Al and Families, you have our most sincere sympathy in your loss of this very special lady. Dick and Gail."
    -Richard Dabb

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