Daniel J. Peterson, 51, Wrightstown, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, October 10, 2013 at a local hospital. He was born July 26, 1962, son of the late Robert and Joyce (Connors) Peterson. He graduated from Wabeno High School, and married Gail Gutzman on July 24, 1982. Dan worked at Regal Window for over 20 years, and his passion was dog training. He loved hunting and training dogs. Dan was a member of the Manitowoc Retriever Club.
Dan loved dearly his children, grandchildren, and his dog training buddies.
He will be deeply missed by his loving wife, Gail; three children: Josh (special friend-Megan) Peterson, Wrightstown, Lacey (Andrew) Harcourt, Wrightstown, Shanna (Richard) Demo, Green Bay; four grandchildren: Cadie, Isaiah, Dravyn, and Carson "Chief"; one brother, Joseph (Audrey) Peterson, Wabeno; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Orval and Dianne Gutzman, Greenleaf; sister-in-law and brother-in-law: Greg (LouAnn) Gutzman, Wrightstown, and Gwen (Bill) Herrmann, Darboy.
In addition to his parents, Dan was preceded in death his brother, Robert.
Family and friends may call Tuesday, October 15, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. until the hour of Memorial Service at 11:00 a.m. at Alleluia Lutheran Church, 6725 Elmro Road, Wrightstown, with Rev. Aaron Hutton officiating. Cotter Funeral Home, Wrightstown, is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.cotterfuneralhome.com.
Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Oct. 12 to Oct. 13, 2013