WARNER - Shirley E. (Peterson) Lake, 86, of Kirtland Street, died peacefully Monday, April 22, 2013, at the home of her loving daughter and son-in-law, Shirley and Richard Brown in Warner.
She was born in Wilmington, Mass. Feb. 3, 1927 the daughter of John and Kathleen (Altoe) Peterson. Later she moved to Warner.
Shirley was very active in her community with many wonderful friends. Spending time with her family was most important. She loved her vegetable and flower gardens and enjoyed doing puzzles.
She leaves behind brothers and sisters and their families and her beloved Chihuahua, Tammy, who was with her to the end.
A funeral service will be held Wednesday, May 1, at 1 p.m., at the Harris Lodge No. 91 F & AM, 17 Church St., Warner, with The Rev. Bob Wyand, pastor of The United Church of Warner, officiating and Eastern Star services conducted by Silver Hill Vesta Relham Martha Chapter #34.
Private burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery Annex, Warner.
Memorial contributions may be made to The United Church of Warner, P.O. Box 203, Warner, 03278.
Chadwick Funeral Service of New London, NH is assisting the family with arrangements.