Helen M. Peterson

Type Value
Name Helen M. Peterson
Born 1918-03-02 South of Lost Nation, Iowa
Gender F
Died 2007-08-25 DeWitt Hospital, DeWitt, Clinton County, Iowa
Buried Lost Nation Cemetery, Lost Nation, Clinton County, Iowa
Type Value
Father Jacob Peterson
Mother Freida Ketelsen
Type Value
Family Kenneth Guyer d. (1996)
Married 1939-05-05


The Clinton Herald Published: August 27, 2007 11:16 am Westwing Place, DeWitt Hospital, Iowa

Helen M. Guyer

Visitation: 4 to 7 p.m. today at Lahey Funeral Home, Lost Nation.

SERVICES: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Union Presbyterian Church, Lost Nation, with the Rev. Paul Skelley officiating.

LOST NATION ? Helen M. Guyer, 89, of Lost Nation, died Saturday at Westwing Place, DeWitt.

Burial will be in Lost Nation Cemetery.

She was born March 2, 1918, south of Lost Nation to Jacob and Freida Ketelsen Petersen. She married Kenneth Guyer on May 5, 1939, in Nashua. He died in 1996.

She attended country school by Wheatland.

She was a homemaker and farmed with her husband northeast of Lost Nation for 60 years. After her husband?s death, she moved to Lost Nation.

She was a member of Lost Nation Union Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include one brother, Elmer (Evelyn) Petersen of Baldwin; one sister-in-law, Mamie Petersen of DeWitt; one brother-in-law, Woodrow ?Woody? Horstmann of Big Rock; and numerous nieces, nephews and their children.

Memorials are preferred.

Condolences may be made online at www.laheys.com.

She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, two brothers, one sister, one sister-in-law and one nephew.

Death date: Aug. 25, 2007