Born: Aug. 29, 1931|
Died: April 10, 2014
BATAVIA – John T. Pederson, age 82, of Batavia, passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Delnor Hospital in Geneva. He was born Aug. 29, 1931, in Bottineau, N.D., the son of Harry J. and Viola Victoria (nee Olsen) Pederson. He was united in marriage to Lorlie Halverson on July 27, 1957, in St. Paul, Minn.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Lorlie; his children, Douglas John (Cheryl) Pederson of Bryan, Texas, Brian Thomas (Joan) Pederson of Antioch, Laurie Pederson of Batavia, and John Thomas (Nancy) Pederson Jr. of Batavia; his grandchildren, Taylor, Trevor, Xander, and Christina; his sister, Connie (Gary) Burdick of Brookings, S.D.; and many nieces, nephews and dear friends.
In addition to his parents, John is preceded in death by a brother, Raymond "Pete" Pederson; and a nephew, J.J. Pederson.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, at Moss Family Funeral Home, 209 S. Batavia Ave. (Route 31) in Batavia.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 16, at Bethany Lutheran Church, 8 S. Lincoln St., in Batavia where visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the hour of the service. The Rev. Steven Srock will officiate. Interment will follow in West Batavia Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the
, 8430 W. Bryn Mawr, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60631.
For additional information, please contact the Moss Family Funeral Home in Batavia at 630-879-7900 or www.mossfuneral.com.
Published in Kane County Chronicle on Apr. 12, 2014