Anita (Denton) Peterson, born October 1931 passed away peacefully on Nov. 4, 2020 at Cape Cod Hospital after a brief illness. Among Anitas greatest qualities were her genuine kindness, and infectious smile with a unique sense of humor. Anita was predeceased by her husband (Warren Peterson) after 58 years of marriage enjoying international trips. Anita continued to travel with her daughter (Karen Sharpless) and grandson (David Sharpless) with whom she resided. Anita had a multi-faceted career at companies including Eastman Kodak Company, Gulf Management and Harvard University. Anita enjoyed spending time with friends and sang in choirs. Anitas retirement hobbies included participation in the Nauset Model Railroad Club and volunteering at the Orleans Council on Aging.
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Published by The Cape Codder from Feb. 7 to Feb. 12, 2021.