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Peterson, Steven William
Steven William Peterson, 62, of Wever, IA passed away on Monday, September 17, 2012 at his home.

He was born on December 15, 1949 in Galesburg, IL to William and Alice Babbit Peterson. On July 6, 1974 he married Sue Koehler in Normal, IL and they later divorced. Steve was a member of the Tri-State Rodeo Committee and the Snow Bull Committee. He was a graduate of Illinois State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science where he was also a member of the Fraternity AGR. He was a parts and service salesman for IMI Equipment in Kahoka, MO. Steve loved horses and helped with all events at the rodeo arena. He was especially proud and loved his daughter and grandson.

Survivors include his daughter, Bonnie (Wade) Slee of Ft. Madison; his mother, Alice Peterson of Galesburg, IL; his grandson, Lawson Twedt of Ft. Madison; two sisters, Lee Ann McDowell of North Henderson, IL and Kathy Kehr of Alexis, IL; one brother, Doug Peterson; nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his Father, a nephew, Justin and his grandparents.

Friends may call after 2 PM on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory where the family will receive friends from 5 to 7 PM. The funeral service will be held at 10:30 AM on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory with Rev. Dean Graber officiating. Per his wishes his body will be cremated following the service.

A memorial has been established in his memory and online condolences may be left at the King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory website: www.kinglynk.com
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