Petra was born in the small town of Valentine Texas on June 29th, 1936.
She was a daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, and great - grandmother. She lived a full life always standing her ground and taking charge. She raised five hard - working and strong -willed men and one kind and loving daughter. Petra came from humble beginnings and was able to see her family create a business and work together in a way she was proud of. She loved to cook to bring her family around a table and travel to see new places. On any day you could find Petra sewing, baking, or watering her plants and know she was in her happy place. She loved to see her children happy and would do anything for them.