Romaine Peck -- Wabasha

October 3, 2018

Romaine Peck, 84, of Wabasha, passed away Friday, Sept. 28, 2018, at St. Elizabeth’s Health Care Center, Wabasha.

Romaine Anne was born Oct. 23, 1933, in Farmington Township, Olmsted County, to Louis and Elizabeth (Bell) Mickow. She married Frank Peck on June 9, 1950, and he preceded her in death on May 23, 1981.

Romaine was formerly employed at St. Elizabeth Hospital for many years. She enjoyed puzzles, bird and wildlife watching, horses, following the Minnesota Twins, and spending time expressing herself through crocheting and coloring.

She is survived by her three daughters, Bonnie (Randall) King, Rochester, Collien Opsahl, Wabasha, and Connie Gusa, Rochester; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; five stepgreat-grandchildren; and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Frank; granddaughter, Tina Sorby; a sister, Donna Mehrkens; and a brother, Robert Mickow.

A special thank you to St. Elizabeth’s Health Care Center and Heartland Hospice for their care and compassion given to Romaine through these past weeks.

A celebration of Romaine’s life will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at Riverboat Lanes, 218 Second St. West, Wabasha.

Services entrusted to Abbott Funeral Home & Crematory, Wabasha. Words of remembrance may be left at www.abbottfh.com.

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