Christopher Grant Peterson, 20, of Reading, passed away Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 in Philadelphia.
Born in Reading, Pa., he was a son of Daniel J. Peterson, of Reading and Cheryl (Flowers) Peterson, of York.
Christopher was majoring in Business Administration with a minor in Marketing & Psychology (Pre Junior) at Drexel's Lebow College of Business.
He was in the regional marketing co-op at IKEA group from September 2012 to current, and marketing co-op at McNeil Consumer Healthcare from September 2011 to April 2012.
Christopher was member of the Professional Business Fraternity Alpha Kappa PSI, ETA PSI Chapter.
He was a member of St. Catharine of Siena Parish, Reading.
Surviving beside his parents is his brother Matthew J. Elias, York; a paternal grandmother Mary Ann Peterson, Pottstown; a maternal grandmother Denathy Meckes, Scoita, Pa. He was predeceased by a paternal grandfather Donal Grant Peterson.
Memorial Services will be 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, from the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory 359 King St., Pottstown. Burial will be private. The family will receive friends Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in his memory to Drexel University go to www.drexel.edu
or Alpha Kappa PSI www.akpsidrexel.org
Arrangements are by the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, at 359 King St. in Pottstown, PA.
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