Peterson, Leonard F.
Leonard F. Peterson, 94, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Nov. 5, with family at his side at Scandia Village, his home since February of 2013.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers and sisters and by his wives, Alice (deceased January of 1988) and Irene (September 2012); two children, Patty, 15, and Jimmy, infant. Leonard was born December 19, 1918, son of Richard and Selma Peterson. He is survived by 10 children, Richard (Judi), Wanda (Joe) Mango, Stephen, Miriam Dorn, Timothy (Sharon), Leslie (Gail), Stuart (Joanne), Crystal (Jim) Hogan, Jewel (Bob) Ouradnik, Colleen (Jeffrey) Budzis; three step-children, Gary, Dan and Linda Rossman; 22 grandchildren and 37 great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Mabel Peterson and Faye (Roger) Isaacson; nieces and nephews.
Leonard was founder and developer of Rowleys Bay Resort and an active member at First Baptist Church, Sister Bay. He served in the Navy during World War II.
Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 at First Baptist Church, followed by celebration of life service at 11 a.m. Lunch and fellowship immediately follows.
Memorial contributions can be made to First Baptist Church, Scandia Village, Unity Hospice - Sturgeon Bay or the
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Published in Door County Advocate on Nov. 9, 2013
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