Lillian E. Peterson
Date of Passing:
Peterson, Lillian, E., (Andrade), 83, of Goldsmith Avenue, died peacefully on June 21, 2016 surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Providence, a daughter of the late August and Emily (Motta) Andrade, she lived in East Providence for 50 years.
Mrs. Peterson was a cashier for the former Grants Department Store. She was a life member of the Riverside American Legion Post #10 Woman’s Auxiliary.
Lillian was a volunteer at the St. Brendan Church bingo and other various organizations. She enjoyed duckpin bowling.
She is survived by her six children, Denise M.J. Betz of Portsmouth, Edward ‘Ted’ J. Peterson of Denver, CO, Daniel F. Peterson of Riverside, Renee L. Lorince of East Providence, Frederick J. Peterson Jr. of Salem, OR and Lauren E. Peterson of FL; a brother, Arnold Andrade of East Providence; a sister, Marie Penn of East Providence; ten grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday evening June 29, 2016 in St. Lucy’s Church, West Main Road, Middletown at 7 p.m. Calling hours are respectfully omitted.