Vernon Peterson, 90, Turtle Lake, formerly of the McClusky and Mercer areas, died Sunday, July 4, 2021 at the Turtle Lake Hospital. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, July 10 at the McClusky Community Center. Graveside services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday at the Rosehill Cemetery, Wilton. Visitation will be held Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Hertz Funeral Home, McClusky.
Vernon was born Feb. 21, 1931 near Wilton to Adolph and Ellen (Carlson) Peterson.
Vernon is survived by his sister, Edna Jane (Gerald) Assel of Mandan; numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Clarence and Donald; sisters, Doris Buchholtz and Ruth Swenson.