Eileen "Peggy" Alvina Richter, age 89, of Brainerd, passed away on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at Woodland Good Samaritan. Peggy was born on February 3, 1925 to Dick & Eva (Henes) Dodge in Kenmare, ND. She married John Richter, and together they had 4 children.
Peggy worked for Elvig Pharmacy in Brainerd for many years. She was also a member of First Lutheran Church, a lifetime member of the Ladies Auxiliary VFW, a lifetime member of the American Legion, also a Senior Center Volunteer, making donuts for over 30 years.
Left to cherish her memory are her children, Richard (Janice) of Kohler, WI; Diann (Stanley) Kuehn of Sanborn, MN; Terri Homiston of Los Angeles, CA; 9 grandchildren; 14 great- grandchildren.
Peggy is preceded in death by her parents; husband, John; daughter, Linda Maust; grandson, LeRoy Maust.
A memorial service celebrating Peggys life will be held on Monday, June 23, 2014 at 2:30PM at Woodland Good Samaritan Chapel- 300 wing. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery. Arrangements for Eileen made by Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home in Brainerd.