Chesterton Tribune

Warren Lee 'Pete' Peterson dies at 82

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Warren Lee “Pete” Peterson, of Sparta, N.C., formerly of Chesterton, passed away Sunday, Oct. 21, 2007 at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, N.C. He was 82.

He was the son of the late Clarence and Ethel Carlson Peterson.

He is survived by his wife, Delta Boyer Peterson of the home; two sons, John Clark Peterson of San Francisco, Calif. and Bradley William Peterson of Boise, Idaho; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Donald and Estelle Peterson of Porter, Ind. and Roger and Arlene Peterson of Zellwood, Fla.; a sister and brother-in-law, Corrine and Roy Peterson of Chesterton, Ind.; sister-in-law, Martha Peterson, of the Pines, Michigan City, Ind. and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was also preceded in death by a brother, Sheldon Peterson; a brother-in-law, Joseph Boyer and a sister-in-law Helen Goodwin.

Funeral services were held Oct. 24 at Grandview Memorial Chapel in Sparta. Interment was at Shiloh Cemetery in the Twin Oaks community near Sparta.

Memorials may be made to the Alleghany Ministerium, c/o Vicky Scotty, P.O. Box 1166, Sparta, N.C. 28675.


Posted 11/8/2007