Peterson, Jennifer Mae age 66, of Villa Hills, Kentucky passed away on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 in her home. She was born in Covington, Kentucky on August 26, 1954 to James A. and Billie M. Burkart.
She was preceded in death by her parents. Jennifer is survived by her husband, Jim Peterson; sons, Daniel (Krystal) and Micah (Abi); siblings, Jeff (Debbie) Burkart, Jean (Robert) Tringale, and Jon (Debbie) Burkart; and many nieces and nephews.
She was involved in major advertising campaigns in the Northern Kentucky and Greater Cincinnati region. Jennifer performed in musical theater as a part of the Edgecliff Theater Players and Showboat Majestic as well as others. She was a professional singer landing a recording contract with MCA records in Nashville. Jennifer served as a Children’s Pastor and Co-Pastor with her husband and later founded “Kids on Stage” theater in NKY.
She was a prolific writer, writing and producing over 20 children’s play productions. Jennifer was honored as a “Kentucky Colonel” by the State of Kentucky. She was loved by many and made a lasting impact on everyone that knew her.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, February 13, 2021 from 10:00 am - 12:30 pm at Heritage Fellowship Church, 7216 US 42, Florence, KY, with a service immediately following at 12:30 pm. Pastor Jim Peterson officiating.
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