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Vickie Rae (Peterson, Owen) Anderson peacefully passed, on May 4, 2014, with her family by her side, after years of battling various health issues.

She was a lifelong Duluth resident, born on Sept. 2, 1939 to Charles and Hazel (Lind) Peterson.

She was a proud graduate of Denfeld High School class of 57.

Vickie was proud of her many professions, registered nurse, hairdresser, waitress, but most proud of being a mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin and friend. Her other enjoyments were camping with family, fishing, nurturing friendships, volunteering in many organizations and mastering her many skilled talents with arts and crafts.

Vickie was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 27 years, Richard Olaf Anderson; and daughter, Kari Jean Owen.

She is survived by sons, Steve (Laura) Owen and Jason Owen; grandchildren, Alex Owen and Brandon (Denise) Owen: siblings, Diane Peltz, Doug (Jan) Peterson, Christine (Mike Schellenberg) Peterson, Rayette (Phillip) Webb; extended family Helen Peterson, Ronald Anderson, Carmen (Jay) Lopp, Debbie (Jake) Jacobson and their families; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

The family would like to thank the staffs of Solvay Hospice and the Shores, Memory Care Unit, for the wonderful care of Vickie and the support given the family.

GATHERING OF FAMILY AND FRIENDS: 1:30 p.m. until the 2:30 p.m. memorial service Friday, May 9, in The Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity, 2701 W. 3rd Street.

Arrangements entrusted to Cremation Society of Minnesota, 624-5200.