Jean E. Peterson, 88, of Cherokee, Iowa, passed away Tuesday evening, Nov. 3, 2009 at Careage Hills. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Nov. 7, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Rev. Ray Kruger will officiate, and burial will be in the Afton Township Cemetery in rural Cherokee. There will be a family prayer service at 10:15 a.m. at the funeral home on Saturday. Visitation will be on Friday from 1 p.m. until 9 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home with the family present from 6:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. Online condolences can be left at www.boothbyfuneral.com.