Born November 23, 1927 Loved to Laugh Died peacefully in her home at The Heathers in Golden Valley, Minnesota, on December 10, 2012. Her sons, Eric John and Leif Anthony Peterson preceded Elizabeth, the mother of seven children, in death. Also preceded by her sister, Rosalie Nonnemacher and brothers, Charles and Gregory McGough. Survived by her daughter, Theresa Galaudet; sons, Jim Peterson Jr., Leo Peterson, Mathew Peterson, and Christopher Peterson. Elizabeth cherished her grandchildren, Steve Galaudet, Jessica, Jennifer, Jacob, and Joshua and Dustin Peterson; her great grandchildren, Adrian and Isabel; sister, Mary Ellen Sweeney, and brothers, Leo, Larry, Tom, and Peter McGough. Elizabeth was one of nine siblings born to Rosalie and Peter McGough. Come celebrate her cherished life. Mass of Christian Burial 10 AM, Saturday, December 15, at Church of the Assumption (51 7th St. W., St. Paul). Gathering of friends and family beginning at 9AM until start of mass at church Saturday. Private interment. Memorials preferred to Church of the Assumption.