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Yvonne Smith Peterson

   Yvonne Smith Peterson 68, died suddenly Sept. 23, 2011 in the emergency room of the Madison Memorial Hospital.

Mrs. Peterson was born Nov. 21, 1942 at Sugar City, Idaho, Idaho the daughter of Hilbert and Letha Ensign Roberts Smith. She grew up in the Sugar City area where she attended her schooling graduating from Sugar Salem High in l961. She also attended Ricks College for one year.

She married Nyal Lynn Peterson on Oct. 18, 1974 in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple.
They made their home in the Salem area where they have since resided. She was a active member of the LDS Church serving in the Relief Society ,Primary. and was ward librarian. She also loved to crochet, knit, quilt and do genealogy. She also enjoyed the out of doors and doing her yard work and gardening.

She is survived by her husband Nyal and a daughter Deanna Lyn Peterson both of Salem, Siblings Lyle Smith, Rexburg, ID.; Doyle Smith, Soda Springs, ID.; and Darlene Rust, Shelley, ID. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by one brother and two sisters.

Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. in the he Salem Third LDS Ward Chapel with Bishop Steve Mortensen, Officiating. Friends may call at the Salem Church Monday, Sept. 26, 2011 from 6:30 TO 7:30 P.M. and again Tuesday from 10:00 a.m.. until the time of services. Burial will be in the Sugar City Cemetery under the direction of the Bidwell Funeral Home.

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