Helen L. Petersen, 86, passed away Sunday, July 24, 2022 at Sageview Care Center in Rock Springs, Wyoming. She was a long-time resident of Rawlins.
She was born January 9, 1936 in Rawlins, Wyoming; the daughter of Don McCannon and Arlene B. Seiloff McCannon. Helen was the first of five children born. Mrs. Petersen attended school in Rawlins, Wyoming.
She married Milo L. Petersen in June of 1955. He preceded her in death on September 4, 2007.
Helen was a long member of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church.
Mrs. Petersen lived with he sister Shirley for the last four years.
She enjoyed gardening; reading; bible study and coloring books.
Survivors include one son, Edward J. Petersen and wife Judy of Cheyenne, Wyoming; one sister, Shirley Lytle of Farson, Wyoming; one brother, Thomas McCannon of Topak, Arizona.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Milo Petersen; two daughters, Denise Annette Peterson Larson; Milene L. Peterson; one son, Burt Petersen; one brother, Richard McCannon; one sister, Donna McCannon Clark.
Following Cremation there will be no service as requested by Helen.
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