RUTHVEN -- John Peterson, 65, of Anderson, CA passed away on Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at the Memorial Hospital in Redding, CA. Born in Emmetsburg to Andrew and Ruby Peterson, he was one of six children.
Survivors include, a brother, Robert E. Peterson of Emmetsburg; sisters, Bonnie Horstmann of Sutherland, Karen Frisbie of Anderson, CA and many nieces and nephews, and a very special cousin Mel Taylor of Washington.
Memorial service will be held Thursday, May 23 at 11 a.m. at the Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Ruthven. Visitation will take place on Thursday morning from 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home in Ruthven.
Burial will be at Crown Hill Cemetery in Ruthven. Military graveside rites will be performed by the American Legion Post #33 of Ruthven.
The Martin-Mattice Funeral Home of Ruthven is in charge of the arrangements.
Condolences can be left at www.martinmatticefuneralhome.com