|Don C. Peterson, age 77, of Victoria, Illinois died at 8:50 P.M. on Monday, March 18, 2013 at Seminary Manor, Galesburg, Illinois.
He was born on July 11, 1935 in Galesburg, Illinois the son of Marion and Blanche Collinson Peterson. He attended and graduated from R.O.V.A. High School. He married Mary Jo Teel in July of 1955 in Galesburg, Illinois, then Sandy McIlravy, then lastly Irene Rondelez on October 23, 1999 in Victoria, Illinois. She preceded him in death on July 1, 2007.
Surviving is a daughter: Vicky (Tom) Brosowske of Dunlap, Illinois; five grandchildren: Heather (Mat) Warren, Amber (Andy) Dwyer, Amanada (Mark) Sattgast, Scott Brosowske, and Megan (Jeff) Duda; three great grandchildren: Charlei Warren, Kalahan Warren, and Kynlee Dwyer. He was preceded in death by his parents and one son, Charles D. Peterson.
He was a member of Alpha Masonic Lodge #155 of Galesburg, Illinois. He collected toy tractors, Clydesdales and woodworking. He showed chickens at the fair for many years. He was a former member of the Victoria Fire Department.
Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, March 21, 2013 at The OAKS Community Church in Dahinda, Illinois with Rev. Marty Briney officiating. Visitation will be from 12:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, March 21, 2013 at The OAKS Community Church in Dahinda, Illinois. Interment will be at the Victoria Cemetery, Victoria, Illinois. Memorials may be made to The OAKS Community Church. On-line condolences and sympathy cards may be sent through www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com