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Obituary for Bobbie Ira Peterson

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Bobbie Ira Peterson

January 2, 1928 - December 18, 2015

Bobbie L. Peterson, age 87, passed away December 18, 2015.  He was born January 2, 1928 to John Frederick Peterson and Verna Pettingil Peterson in Uintah City, Utah.

He attended Weber High School and Weber State College.  He married Ruth Alice Simms of East Rainelle, West Virginia, in Uintah, Utah, September 5, 1946.

He served in the Navy during WWII.  His career in the Department of Defense included responsibilities at Hill AFB, in Washington, D.C., and Madrid, Spain.  He earned several commendations form the U.S. and Spanish governments.

Bob is survived by his wife of 69 years; children Fredrick (Rosanna) Peterson, Spokane, WA, Sherry (Don) Shipley, Jamestown, Ohio, Randy (Lynne) Peterson, Ogden; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Bob is preceded in death by his parents, stepfather, and two brothers.

Family will greet friends from 1:00 – 3:00 pm on December 22, 2015 at Leavitt’s Mortuary, 836 – 36th St., Ogden, UT.  Interment will be immediately following at Leavitt’s Autorest Memorial Park.

He was eager to thank the truly compassionate people of Hearts for Hospice and Legacy House of Ogden for their care in helping him and his family in his final days.

 

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Leavitt's Mortuary

Address:

836 36th Street , , Ogden, UT, 84403

Leavitt’s Mortuary

836 – 36th St.

Ogden, UT


Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Time: 3:00 pm -

Leavitt's Aultorest Memorial Park

Address:

836 - 36th St., , Ogden, UT, 84403

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Leavitt’s Aultorest Memorial Park

836 – 36th St.

Ogden, UT


 

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Born: January 2, 1928
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Condolences for Bobbie Ira Peterson

Carmen Mitchell posted on 12/22/15

So very sorry for your loss. He was a wonderful man and a delight to be around. Prayers and blessings to you and yours.

 

Carmen Mitchell posted on 12/22/15

So very sorry for your loss. He was a wonderful man and a delight to be around. My prayers and blessings to you and yours

 

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