Jan. 12, 1936 — May 14, 2013
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Delta Mae Petersen, 77 years old, of Placerville, Calif., passed away at her home on May 14, 2013. She was born Jan. 12, 1936, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. In her early years she worked at Lawrence Livermore Lab and in her later years volunteered at Placerville Pines and Hospice for years. She loved playing bingo with her friends and had an amazing talent in crafts.
Delta is survived by her husband of more than 59 years, Theodore R. Petersen. She is also survived by her sisters, Inga Mallon, Alva Stern, Janice Tschantz-Hahn and Nancy Simmons; and many close nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. Services are scheduled for 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 23, at Green Valley Mortuary and Cemetery in Rescue, Calif.