Devoted wife, loving mother, grandmother and sister LaDene Catherine Peittersen, 64, of Kasota passed away on Sunday, June 5th, 2011 after a courageous battle with breast cancer.
She is survived by her husband and best friend of 44 years, John Peittersen. Daughter and son-in-law Sheri and Arden Zenke of Rochester, son and daughter-in-law Joe and Susan Peittersen of Farmington, daughter and son-in-law Lori and Chris Wohnoutka of Lakeville, and son Randy Peittersen of Lakeville. Grandchildren Ryan, Trichel, Kyle, Alexis, Jack, Grace and Lydia. She is also survived by her brothers and sisters: Larry (Mary Ann) Viskocil, Lloyd (Ruth) Viskocil, LaVonne (Jerry) Adamek, Linda Dahn, LeNore Viskocil, and Al (Rosie) Viskocil. She is preceded in death by her parents Alfred and Eleanor Viskocil.
LaDene took great pleasure in working with the residents of Heritage Meadow in St. Peter. She loved fishing with her husband, reading and working on her puzzles. She adored her grandchildren and loved spending time with her family. LaDene was the strongest and most courageous woman her family knew. She will be missed dearly.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:00 am on Wednesday, June 8, 2011 at the Church of St. Peter in St. Peter with Fr. Phil Schotzko officiating. Burial will be at Woodland Hills Memorial Park in Mankato. Visitation will be from 4:00- 6:30 pm on Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at St. Peter Funeral Home with a prayer service at 6:30. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church on Wednesday.