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Donald Percy “Red” Peterson

Jun 26, 2021

Jan. 17, 1933-Jan. 2, 2020

Donald Percy “Red”

Peterson, age 87 of Gran-

ville and formerly of Knox

died Jan. 2, 2020, at his

home in Granville.

He was born Jan. 17,

1933, in the rural Knox

farm home of his parents,

John and Myrtle (Thomp-

son) Peterson. In served

in the U.S. Navy from

1955 to 1959 when he was

honorably discharged. He

was once married to Mar-

lys Gartner.

Red is survived by: his

son, Eugene of Pembina;

brothers, David (Char-

lotte) Peterson and Ken-

neth (Beverly) Peterson,

all of Longview, WA; sis-

ter, Karen (Alan) Crows-

ton of Cavalier, longtime,

friend, companion and

caregiver, Shelia Lureen

of Grandville, and her

family. He is also sur-

vived by grand and


nieces, nephews, other re-

latives, and many friends.

He was preceded in

death by: brothers, Walter

& Junior; sisters, Elvina

Allan, Mary Jane Halvor-

son, Carol Gigstad, Loretta

Peterson & Marlys Peter-

son; and his parents.

Memorial services were

held on Friday, June 25 at

2:00 p.m. in the Anderson

Funeral Home Chapel,

Rugby with Rev. Doug

Stave officiating. Burial

with Military Honors in

the Knox Lutheran

Cemetery, Knox. To read

the full obituary and sign

the online guestbook

please visit our website at



(Anderson Funeral

Home, Rugby)

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