Donald Andrew PetersonDonald Andrew Peterson, 78, of Lake Nebagamon, Wis. passed away Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at Golden Living in Superior, Wis.
Donald Andrew Peterson, 78, of Lake Nebagamon, Wis. passed away Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at Golden Living in Superior, Wis.
Donald was born March 30, 1935, in Superior, to Palmer and Agnes Peterson.
Don graduated from Central High School in 1953. He served his country honorable in the United States Army during the Korean War.
Don married Patricia Ellis Gray on March 28, 1958, in Superior, they celebrated 55 years together. They resided in Billings Park for many years.
He worked for as an instrument repairman for Murphy Oil in Superior, for 33 years. Upon his retirement he operated DA Peterson and Sons Logging in Lake Nebagamon, Wis.
Among those who survive and gratefully shared his life are his wife of 55 years Patricia of Lake Nebagamon; one son Mark (Mary) of Concord, N.C.; one grandson Matthew Peterson also of Concord, N.C.; one brother Warren (Sandy) of Fall Creek, Wis.; sister-in-law Loretta Peterson of Barnes, Wis. and nieces and nephews Gary (Doreen) Peterson of South Range, Wis., Blaine (Susanne) Peterson of Wausau, Wis., Karlyn Schiess of Barnes, Wis., and Tracy (David) Stone of Gordon, Wis.
He is preceded in death by his parents Palmer and Agnes Peterson, one son David Scott Peterson July 11, 2013, one brother Vernon 2004, one nephew Mike Peterson in 2010.
A private family service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brown Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Solon Springs, Wis. Online condolences may be shared at www.brownfuneralhome.net