Ellen Mae Peterson, 83; Of Bristol, Connecticut
Ellen Mae Peterson of Bristol died Thursday at Bristol Hospital. She was 83.
She was born in Neopit, Wis., and was employed at Southington High School for 15 years, retiring in 1983.
She is survived by three sons, Bryan Peterson of Burlington, William Peterson of Bristol, and Erick L. Peterson of Alpharetta, Ga.; a daughter, Barbara Neligon of Middlefield; and a brother, Lawrence Erickson of Escanaba, Mich. Her husband, William G. Peterson, died previously.
The funeral will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at the DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St., Southington. Burial with military honors will be in Oak Hill Cemetery, Southington. Calling hours are tonight from 5 to 8 at the funeral home.
Donations may be made to the Disabled American Veterans, 191 Riverside Ave., Bristol, CT 06010, or to the American Legion Kiltonic Post 72, 66 Main St., Southington, CT 06489.