Hilde M. Peden, 72, of Punta Gorda, Fla., went to be with the Lord Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013.
She was born Nov. 25, 1941, in Germany to Philipp and Mathilda Reeg.
Hilde moved from Darmstadt, Germany, to the United States. She was a member of the German American Club and the First United Methodist Church, Punta Gorda. Hilde enjoyed gardening, sewing, crafts, and Oktoberfest.
She will be greatly missed by her daughters, Sabrina P.(Wayne) Alexander and Michelle L. (Jimmy) Jamieson both of Pagosa Springs, Colo.; sons, Robert (Darvy) Dean of Arcadia, Fla., and Andy (Cindy) Roy of Pagosa Springs: brothers, Wilhelm (Rita) Reeg, and Hans (Herta) Reeg; sister, Waltraud (Karl-Heinz) Muller all of Germany; and grandchildren, Bryce and Alexa. Hilde was preceded in death by her husband, Loyd L. Peden.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, with a service to follow at 5 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, Punta Gorda. Memorial donations may be made to First United Methodist Church, 507 W. Marion Ave., Punta Gorda, FL 33950. To express condolences to the family, please visit www.Ltaylorfuneral.com and sign the online guest book.
Arrangements are by Larry Taylor Funeral.