Roger E. Peterson1922-2013
Memorial service for Roger E. Peterson, age 90 of Princeton, will be Wednesday, Mar 13, 2013 at 1:00 PM at the Norberg Memorial Home. Pastor Gene Vincent will officiate. Burial will follow in the Oakland Cemetery on Mar 13, 2013. Military Rites will be performed by American Legion Post 125. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, Mar 13, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM at the Norberg Memorial Home.
Mr. Peterson passed away on Sunday, Mar 10, 2013 at Walnut Manor Nursing Home in Walnut, IL. He was born on Jun 07, 1922 in Arispie Township to Oscar and Mary (Anderson) Peterson.Roger was a WWII Army Veteran stationed in Hawaii. He was a member of First Lutheran Church of Princeton, was in the Independent order of Odd Fellows, the Bureau County Geneological Society and was in the Antique Tractor Club. He worked as an auto mechanic, avid photographer and enjoyed going to tractor shows.
He is survived by his sister Joyce DeVore of Urbana and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Memorials may be directed to the Bureau County Genealogical Society or donor's choice.