Peterson, Evelyn F. (Fossum) (1916-2006)

Evelyn Peterson, 89, Fargo, ND, formerly of Warren, MN, passed away on Wednesday evening, March 29, 2006 at the Villa Maria Nursing Home in Fargo, ND.

Evelyn Fossum was born on April 9, 1916 in Lawton, ND, the daughter of Andrew and Elise (Sobak) Fossum who were Norwegian immigrants. She attended and graduated form Lawton High School in 1934. Evelyn was united in marriage to Clarence Peterson in 1937. They moved to the Warren area in 1948 where they farmed. Clarence died on December 7, 1983. After her husband’s death, she lived at the Landmark Center in Warren for many years. Evelyn moved to Fargo in 2003.

She loved being on the farm and tending to her gardens. Evelyn also liked to read.

Left to mourn her passing are two sons; Jerol (Joy) Peterson of Loretto, MN and Clark (Darla) Peterson of Dilworth, MN, son-in-law, Frank Tulibaski of Dilworth, MN and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by parents, husband, daughter, Carolyn Beth Tulibaski,infant daughter, Enid Claire, two brothers, Nels Fossum and Edwin Fossum and three sisters, Alma Howes, Borghild Benson and Martha Nelson.

DuBore Funeral Home

[Interred Greenwood cemetery]

Transcribed by: Cheryl Srnsky