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Obituary for Judith "Judy" Peterson

Judith “Judy” LaVonne Peterson, 78, of Bangor, passed away Thursday, April 7, 2021, with her loving husband and son by her side. She was born September 24, 1942, in Milwaukee, to Lowell and Lilia Cadd. Judy was baptized and confirmed at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in La Crosse. She attended Central High School, before graduating from W.W.T.C. with a degree in Business Science. Judy worked at La Crosse County Human Services for 31 years until her retirement in 1992. She married Greg Peterson on December 17, 1974, recently celebrating 46 years of marriage. Her main interests consisted of fishing, camping, gardening, and long road trips with her best friend and husband, Greg. She took great interest in taking care of her family and did a spectacular job of it. Judy was a very strong woman and always there for anyone who needed her. Judy is survived by her husband, Greg; four children, Melanie, Kurt, Kim (passed away, March 27, 2010), and Carla; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; her brothers, George (Donna) Cadd, Ralph (Gennerose) Cadd, Darwin Cadd, Tom Cadd, and Les (Doreen) Cadd; and one sister, Susan (Steve) Jensen. Judy was preceded in death by her parents, Lowell and Lila Cadd; a daughter, Kimberly Huwald; three brothers, Michael, Jerome and Tim Cadd; and one granddaughter, Alexa Huwald. A visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m., until 1:00 p.m., Saturday, October 30, 2021, at Jandt-Fredrickson Funeral Homes and Crematory, Hwy 162 and Hattan St., Bangor. Burial will follow at 1:30 p.m., in Fairview Cemetery, Bangor.