Tomalyn “Tomi” Ann (Boll) Peterson
A True Animal Lover -
Tomalyn “Tomi” Ann (Boll) Peterson, age 56, of Mechanicsburg, passed away at home on Thursday, March 30, 2017. Tomi was born on Wednesday, July 13, 1960 in Carlisle to the late William Thomas Boll and Mable Fern (Criswell) Boll.
Tomi’s survivors include her husband, Thomas “Tom” Brent Peterson and her beloved canine companion, Bella, whom she rescued..
Tomi graduated from Cumberland Valley High School as part of the class of 1979 and from Electronic Institute in 2000 with an associate’s degree in Web Design. She was a volunteer with the Red Cross’s Disaster Action Team (DAT). Tomi was an avid antiquer and she loved animals. She enjoyed jet skiing, boating, and just being in the water. Tomi had a high energy level and was very active in all that she set her mind to.
Tomi’s family will be remembering her life privately. Cremation was private.
Contributions in celebration of Tomi’s life can be made to The Humane Society of the Harrisburg Area, 7790 Grayson Road, Harrisburg, PA 17111-5417, www.HumaneSocietyHbg.org, or to Speranza Animal Rescue, 1216 Brandt Road, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055, www.SperanzaRescue.org.
Tomi’s family has entrusted her care to Myers – Buhrig Funeral Home and Crematory in Mechanicsburg, (717) 766-3421. Read Tomi’s full obituary, and sign her official guest book at Buhrig.com.