Margaret M. Peterson, 85, of 5908 30.5 Perkins Road, passed away Monday morning July 27, 2009 at the Christian Park Health Care Center in Escanaba.
Margaret was born April 20, 1924 in Green Bay, WI the daughter of Peter and Agnes (Miron) Peterson. She was raised in Green Bay until the age of 12 when her family relocated to the Perkins area.
Margaret went on to graduate from Perkins High School in 1942. Following graduation from high school, Margaret continued her education at N.M.U. where she began to pursue her teaching career. She took time away from her studies during WW II to work at the War Plant in Milwaukee. Following the war, she returned to NMU where she received her BA degree in teaching. Margaret