Shirley Beeck Peterson, 69, of Le Mars passed away Friday, April 27, 2012 at her home in Le Mars. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. with Reverend Gary Landsness officiating. Interment will be at St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Preston Township, rural Akron, Iowa. Visitation with the family present will be after 4:00 p.m. Monday, April 30, 2012 at the Carlsen-Funeral Home in Le Mars with a 7:00 p.m. Prayer Service Monday evening at the funeral home. Visitation will continue Tuesday morning at the church from 9:30 a.m. until service time. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com.