Evelyn Burdell Peterson passed away peacefully at the age of 94 on Monday, April 28, 2014 at Skagit Valley Hospital due to complications from diabetes.

She is survived by her husband Russell of 57 years; children: Michelle and (Richard) Jones, Ron and (Chris) Peterson, Stephanie and (Ted) Henry, Patricia Jahnke, Tracey and (Mike) Schafer, 16 grandchildren, and 26 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her daughter Patricia Kapp in 2009.

A private graveside service will be held per Evelyn's request. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in her memory to the Diabetes Fund of Skagit Valley Hospital Foundation, P.O. Box 1376, Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Arrangements are under the care of Hawthorne Funeral Home, Mount Vernon.

Funeral Home

Hawthorne Funeral Home and Memorial Park
1825 E. College Way  Mount Vernon, WA 98273