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Lona Peterson

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2 - 4 & 6 - 8 p.m.
Sunday, January 18, 2015

Hindman Funeral Home (Frankstown)

Funeral Service

10 a.m.
Monday, January 19, 2015

Hindman Funeral Home (Frankstown)

Peterson (Sandak), Lona M., 78, of Menoher Heights died January 15, 2015 at Memorial Medical Center. Born January 28, 1936 to the late Charles and Esther Sandak. Preceded in death by brother, Donald Sandak. Survived by children, Vickie Yates and husband Don; Rick Peterson and wife Dolly; Rodney Peterson and wife Dawna; grandchildren, Brad Yates and Erica; Courtney Yates; Amber Peterson and Kevin; Richard Peterson and wife Amy; great grandchildren, Caden Peterson; Logan Adkins; and Jaylynn Yates. Lona was a member of Way of Hope Christian Fellowship and volunteered in the gift shop of Arbutus Manor for over 20 years as the “Card Lady.” She loved her children, gambling at casinos, attending Amber and Richard’s horse shows, swimming, cooking, knitting, crocheting, and making ceramics. Lona will be greatly missed by friends and family. Friends received 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., 1521 Frankstown Rd., where services will be held at 10 a.m. Pastor Rob Rummel officiating. Committal Richland Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis Sharing & Caring, 325 Woodstown Highway, Hollsopple, PA 15935 or the Garden of Hope, 493 Welsh Valley Dr. Johnstown, PA 15905. Arrangements in care of the Hindman Funeral Homes and Crematory Inc., “Exclusive Provider of Veterans and Family Memorial Care.” Condolences may be made at

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