“I had the pleasure of working with Ken with the Voluntary Action Center. He was such an inspiration as a volunteer. I know that the Governor recognized him with the highest honor and Ken is a member of the Iowa Volunteer Hall of Fame. May he rest in Peace.
“Joanne and family
Your father's contributions as a community volunteer are above and beyond anyone I have ever met. Giving his time and talents made a genuine difference in the quality of life for many people.
“To the family of Ken Petersen a wonderful community advocate, he never knew the word no when it came to helping others. We want you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. Jackie Meyer and Bonnie Gioiello
“Ken was a great inspiration to all and set an example of volunteerism that no one could surpass. I truly enjoyed my years of working with him on the CB School Board. Always willing to share his years of experience. He will be missed by many. Rest in peace Ken.
“The Council Bluffs Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution pays a tribute & deepest gratitude to Kenneth Petersen for the sacrifice he made for our country.
“We always enjoyed working with Ken at Northern, he will be missed by all his friends and family.
“ Dear Roseanne. Our prayers and sympathy goes out to your entire family. We are sorry for your loss. I hope knowing that we are thinking of you helps. Sincerely.
“Our sympathies to the Petersen family. My mom, Laura May Miller Terry was a cousin to your dad. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Judy (Terry)and Bill McNiel
“We will all miss Kenny and his friendliness and caring for his family. Our love and sympathy to Roseanne, Suzanne and Joanne and their families. Gary and Patty (McMullen) Lee