Saint Paul, MN ~ Age 58 Died on March 15, 2013 Michael was born to Vernon and Lucille (Hoefert) Peterson in Bloomer, WI. He worked as a low voltage technician for 15 years, and had a strong love for gardening, art, and craftsmanship. Mike committed himself to his Christian faith and lived a full life dedicated to caring for his family. He was a beloved husband to Bonnie; father to Melissa, Adam, Amanda, Samantha, and Emilee; and grandfather to Kahleea, Khiana, Libby and Eddie. Celebration of life to be held at Grace Lutheran Church 1730 Old Hudson Road, St. Paul on Thursday March 21st with a 10 a.m. visitation and 11 a.m. service. Memorials preferred to the family.