ELDIE J. PETERSON, 74, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2013, at home in Cresco. A memorial service for Eldie is Sunday, May 19, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Prairie's Edge Nature Center in Vernon Springs. It is located two miles south of Cresco. Refreshments will be served. Eldie is survived by her husband, Alton of Cresco; sons, Kerry Peterson of Lexington, Ky., Mark (Ronda) Peterson of Paso Robles, Calif. and daughter, Julie Ringer of Cresco; and five grandchildren.