Delores A. Brunk-Peterson, 81 of Jefferson, passed away on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at the home of her daughter.
Delores was born on December 24, 1937 in Watertown, the daughter of Emil and Freida (Hess) Neipert. She is a 1955 graduate of Jefferson High School. She was employed as a healthcare worker most of her working years and married Robert Peterson on January 25, 1992. Combined, Delores and Bob had 9 children. The couple were married only a short time, as Bob died suddenly in 1995. Delores was a hard worker and enjoyed being outdoors, following NASCAR, crocheting, and occasionally enjoyed a Miller Lite. She was a long-time member of St. John’s Lutheran Church of Montello and will be missed.
She is survived by: her 9 children; 40 plus grandchildren; 2 great-grandsons; 2 brothers; and a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents and husband.
A celebration of Delores' life will be held from 4:00PM - 8:00PM on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at the Jefferson VFW Hall. She will be buried at Union Grove Cemetery of Union Grove.