Karen Ann (Lefavor) Peters

May 6, 1945 ~ April 15, 2022 (age 76)


Funeral Services for Karen A. Peters, 76, of Norfolk, will be 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, April 20, 2022 at St. John's Lutheran Church in Norfolk.  The Reverend Randy Rasmussen will be officiating.  Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, April 19, 2022 at the church.  The service will be live-streamed on the church's Facebook page.  Interment will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery, Norfolk.  Home for Funerals is in charge of the arrangements.

She passed away Friday, April 15, 2022 at the Community Pride Care Center in Battle Creek. 

Karen Ann Peters was born May 6, 1945 in Blair, Nebraska to Earl and Pearl (Armstrong) Lefavor.  She was baptized May 15, 1952 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Tekamah, Nebraska and confirmed April 10, 1960 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Norfolk.

Karen graduated from Norfolk Senior High School in May 1963.

On February 12, 1965 she married Roger R. Peters at St. John’s Lutheran Church.

She was employed at Northwestern Bell Telephone Company in Norfolk from 1963 to 1965 and from 1966 to 1968; and later employed at Child’s Bakery and Marilyn’s Hallmark in Norfolk.

Karen was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church.

She is survived by husband Roger; son Craig (Tammy) Peters of Bennington, Nebraska; daughter Rogina (Scott) Lindsay of Norfolk; grandchildren Eric (Kaci), Ashton, and Whitney; step-grandchildren Drew and Mylie; sister Erlene (Jim) Moross of Modesto, California; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Leonard Peters of Pender, Wilbur Peters of Homer, Ron (Betty) Peters of South Sioux City, Robert “Bob” Peters of Hastings; and nieces and nephews.

Karen was preceded in death by her parents; sister Janet Trowbridge; grandson Tyler C. Peters; brother-in-law Vernon Peters, and sister-in-law Shirley Peters.  

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April 19, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
St. John's Lutheran Church
1300 W Benjamin Ave
Norfolk, NE 68701

Funeral Service
April 20, 2022

10:00 AM
St. John's Lutheran Church
1300 W Benjamin Ave
Norfolk, NE 68701

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