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AGE: 82 • Newark

George Edwin Peterson, Sr., age 82, of Newark, DE, formerly of Elkton, MD, passed away at his home on Saturday, March 25, 2017.

George graduated from Elkton High School in 1953. He worked at Acme Markets for 27 years and retired in May 1996.

Mr. Peterson loved to play golf at Ed (Porky) Oliver golf course; he also enjoyed fishing and traveling. George loved spending time Christmas was his family and his favorite football team was the Green Bay Packers.

George is survived by his wife Patricia A. Peterson to whom he was happily married for 63 years. He is also survived by his sons George Jr. (Cindy), Tony (Joyce), and Joseph, his daughter Pamela A. Dougherty of Elkton, MD. He is also survived by his brother Gerald D. Peterson, sister Norma A. Gatchell, along with ten grandchildren and ten great grandchildren and many nephews and nieces.

The family will have a Remembrance Service for George at their convenience.
Published in The News Journal on Apr. 9, 2017
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