Jean Lorraine Peterson Thomson, age 95, passed away peacefully on January 6, 2015 from causes incident to age. She was born December 6, 1919 in St. Charles, Illinois to Earl Adolph and Anna Olson Peterson. She attended and graduated from Batavia High School in 1937 and began work as a switchboard operator for the Illinois Bell Telephone Company. In 1940, she transferred to Seattle, Washington. It was in Seattle during World War II that she met a dashing young pilot from Salt Lake City, J. Alden (Tommy) Thomson. They were married in Salt Lake City in 1946.\n\nJean and Tom made their home on Spring Lane in the Cottonwood area of Salt Lake City. She worked for the Mountain Bell Telephone Company retiring as a supervisor after 40 years. She was baptized a member of the LDS Church and served in callings in the Primary and Relief Society. Jean loved to decorate her home, cook and entertain. She always set a beautiful table. After retirement, she designed and supervised the building of three homes in Salt Lake and St. George, Utah.\n\nJean was preceded in death by her husband and four siblings.\n\nShe is survived by two children, a daughter, Pamela Wolf of Nixa, MO and a son, Dr. Terrell Thomson (Debra) of American Fork, Utah. She has 6 grandsons: Jacob Wolf, James, Preston, Jeffrey, Matthew and Nathan Thomson, 11 great grandsons and 3 great granddaughters.\n\nFuneral services will be held Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. in Olpin Family Mortuary, 494 South 300 East, Pleasant Grove, Utah. Family and friends may attend a viewing from 3 - 3:45 p.m. prior to the services. Interment will be in the Murray City Cemetery, Monday, January 12, 2015.\n\nCondolences can be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com.