James “Jim” Peterson passed away peacefully on December 18th, 2022. “Pop-pop” as he was affectionately known, was born December 13,1937 to Alfred and Stella Peterson in Dix, Nebraska. He served our country in the US army before settling down and starting a family.
He will be deeply missed by all of those that loved him. Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 59 years, Barbara Peterson, his three children Alan Peterson, Brian Peterson, Cheryl Peterson, and five grandchildren, Chris Peterson, Allison Peterson, Shelby Diego (Peterson), Tyler Peterson, and Kaleb Peterson.
He was a God loving, hardworking man, with a dedication to family. He was an avid sports fan with a deep rooted love for Nebraska Cornhusker football, KU basketball, KC Chiefs and the KC Royals.
A celebration of life will be held at 11:00 am, Wednesday, December 28, 2022, at Family Choice Funerals and Cremation. Burial at Albert G. Horton, Jr. Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Suffolk. Please share your condolences with the family at www.FamilyChoiceFunerals.comSend FlowersPlant a Tree
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