Barbara Jo Wiegert, 71, of Fort Dodge, passed away on July 7, 2019, at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge. Services will be 9:00 AM on Friday, July 12, 2019, at the Gunderson Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in North Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Thursday at the Gunderson Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Fort Dodge.

Barbara Jo Norstrude, the daughter of Rinert and Ruth (Friederichs) Norstrude, was born July 15, 1947, in Forest City, Iowa. She graduated from Forest City High School in 1965 and married Jim Peterson. The couple later divorced.

Barbara was the owner and operated the Golden Fawn Lodge in Ear Falls, Ontario, Canada for over 30 years.

She is survived by her two daughters, Jacqlyn (Rick) Diana of ApolloBeach, Florida and Michelle Peterson of Norristown, Pennsylvania; five grandchildren, Mason Diana, Myles Diana, and Peyton Diana all of Apollo Beach, Florida and Kylie Bosket and Ashley Peterson both of Norristown, Pennsylvania. She is also survived by her brother, Jerry (Brenda) Norstrude of Fort Dodge.

Barbara is preceded in death by her parents, her late husband, Allan Weigert and her sister, Susan Norstrude.