Memorial services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, at Schroder Mortuary, Colona, with visitation two hours prior. Memorials may be made to the Petty Memorial at Oakwood Veterinary Clinic.
She was born April 7, 1919, in Russell, Iowa, to Creed and Mardel Palmer McVey. She married Wayne Petty on June 17, 1941, in Freeborn County, Minn. He passed away Dec. 18, 2006.
She enjoyed quilting and animals, especially her dog, Duke. She also loved cooking for the family.
Survivors include her daughter, Chris (Phil) Curless, Colona; sister, Diane Pilmer, Des Moines, Iowa. She was preceded in death by her husband and two brothers.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.schrodermortuary.com.