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Orlene Peterson

September 3, 1947 — July 19, 2021

Orlene Peterson

Orlene Reynolds Peterson, 73, of Coeur d’ Alene, passed away on July 19th, 2021.
She was born on September 3rd, 1947 to Frank and Dorothy Rupinski in Ontario, Oregon.

Orlene attended NIC for Accounting and Machines and Kinman Business University. She was a great mom. One of her joys in life was spending time with her family and family gatherings during the holidays.
Orlene served as a rural mail carrier in the Hayden/Spirit Lake, ID area and at the Idaho Department of Transportation. Among other things

She was predeceased in death by her parents, her brother Gene Rupinski and sisters Charlene and Cheryl. first husband Ralph Eugene Parsons (married for 3 years) of Mullan Idaho, and second husband Roger James Reynolds (married 27 years) of Kellogg, Idaho.

She is survived by her Husband Dean Peterson, children Ralph (Dawnelle) Parsons, Darla (Brian) Schuessler, Jim (Rebecca) Reynolds, and Lynnetta (Eric) Marcellus. Step Children: Jeff (Rhonda) Woodward, Deanne (Rick) Peter, Noel (Janet) Peterson, 14 Grandchildren, and 22 Great Grandchildren.

A celebration of life will be held Saturday, July 31, 4 pm at the Rathdrum Grange #351 14353 Highway 41 Rathdrum, ID 83858

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Past Services

Celebration of Life

Saturday, July 31, 2021

Starts at 4:00 pm

Rathdrum Grange


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