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Petersen, Ellsworth Bernard



Ellsworth Bernard Petersen passed away peacefully at the age of 72 on December 9th, 2016 at the home of his daughter in Dundalk, MD. "Elly" was born on September 1st, 1944 in Neptune NJ to Ned and Norma (Clarke) Petersen.

He began his military career in Fort Ord, CA in 1965, was a Vietnam War veteran, and was stationed at Ft Meade from 1973-1985 where he retired after 20 years of active duty. He enjoyed bowling, fishing, and reading.

He lived in Albuquerque the past 20 years until moving back to Maryland last fall to be with his family.

He is survived by his wife, Barb; brother, Ned, sons, Shawn Petersen, Mike (Patti) Petersen, Paul Bassett, and Scott Bauman, daughters Kristen (Mark) Neuberger, and Bethanie Petersen, 21 grandchildren and 20 great -grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and twin brother, William.
Published in Albuquerque Journal on Dec. 20, 2016
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