E. Keith Peterson age 88 of New Richmond passed away Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at Regions Hospital in St. Paul. He was born the son of Palmer and Nettie (Williams) Peterson on August 1, 1925 in Pocatello, ID. He is survived by his wife, Marilyn; children, Colleen (Duane) Schindler, Michael Peterson, Maureen Ryan, Patrick (Velvet) Peterson; 7 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; and brother, Bruce (Judy) Peterson. Keith was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Pearl Harvey and brother, Palmer Peterson. A memorial service was held Monday, October 21, 2013 at 1:30 pm at New Richmond United Methodist Church. Visitation was held after the service in the church fellowship hall. Private interment will be in the Hay River Cemetery in Hay River, Wisconsin. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services Beebe Chapel of New Richmond.