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Genevieve C. "Genny"

April 23, 1927 – September 20, 2018

Genevieve Pederson
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"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Olson Funeral Home
"My sympathy to the family. Genny was such an important part of my life in 4-H. She was a leader who inspired and encouraged and will always..."
— Janice Clements(Bethel)
"Very sweet lady, welcomed me into the family. Sorry for the loss."
— Chad Risen
"She had a wonderful heart, so giving, she will be missed"
— Nancy Risen
"Thank you for being such a positive person in my life. May the Good Lord Bless and Keep You in his Care. Glory be to the Angels that guide..."
— Rod Plummer
"My sympathy to all Genny's family. She was such a sweet caring lady who was always so good to my mother Esther Stahl and to me. "
— Joyce E Hyde
"My heartfelt sympathy and condolences to Genny's family. So sad to hear of such a sweet lady passing away. I'm honored to have called..."
— Diane Resvick
"My thoughts and prayers go out to you all. Genny will be greatly miss. She was a very sweet person. . Our lov being sent too. "
— Tommy (rands) Spaeth family

Obituary for Genevieve C. "Genny" Pederson

Genevieve C. Pederson, age 91, went to be with her Lord on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at the Atrium Acute Care for Seniors in Bloomer. She was born April 23, 1927 in Milton Junction WI. to Jens and Martha (Christianson) Everson. She married Loyal Peterson on October 24, 1946 in Milton Junction. In 1950, they moved to New Auburn and farmed together for many years. Genny was very involved in her community. She was a life-long member of the Seventh Day Baptist (Community Freedom) Church in New Auburn and a 4-H leader in Barron County for 45 years. Being a member of the New Auburn Community choir resulted in many new friends in Genny’s life. Beginning in 1962, Genny and Loyal welcomed numerous foster children into their home, nurturing them and giving them a stable life experience.

She is survived by her sons: Duane (Lois), Dennis (Debbie), Martin (Jill); daughters: Connie (David) North, Christine (Ron) Davis, Marita (Scott) Shipman; 15 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces nephews other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents: Jens and Martha; husband: Loyal; brothers: Arthur and Norman Everson; sisters: Evelyn Arnold, Dorothy Beran and Esther Smith

Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 28, 2018 at 2:00 PM at St Jude’s Church in New Auburn with interment in the Village Cemetery. There will be a visitation from 12:00 PM until the time of service at St. Jude’s. Olson Funeral Home in Bloomer is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at

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When Friday, September 28th, 2018 12:00pm - 2:00pm
St. Jude's Church
146 W Main St.
New Auburn, WI 54757

Service Information

Friday, September 28th, 2018
St. Jude's Church
146 W Main St.
New Auburn, WI 54757

Interment Information

New Auburn Cemetery
Hwy Q
New Auburn, WI 54757
Location Information
South of Hwy SS
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