Rita Carter

Feb. 9, 1947-Jan. 30, 2013

LAKE BENTON – Services for Rita Mildred (Petersen) Carter will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 20, at the Lighthouse Assembly of God Church by Lake Benton. Burial will be at St. John’s Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery at Verdi.

She died Jan. 30, 2013, in Portland, Ore.

She was born Feb. 9, 1947, to Olaf and Mildred Petersen in southwestern Minnesota.

Survivors include her husband Russ; son Ryan and grandson of Aloha, Ore.; brothers Marlian Petersen of Lake Benton, Virgil Petersen of Woodbury and Harlan Petersen of Clarksville, Tenn.; sisters Connie Mincher of Idaho Falls, Idaho, Karen Nielsen of Lake Benton and Marie Nadeau of Greenwich, N.Y.