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Gary Peterson 05/03/2022

Gary Peterson, age 79, of New Richmond, WI passed away Tuesday, May 3, 2022, at his home. He is preceded in death by parents, Franklin and Evelyn Peterson; sister, Deanna Peterson; sister-in-law, Darlene Peterson; and grandson, Garrett Hanson. Gary is survived by wife, Suzanne; children, Corey Hanson, Kim (Robin) Hanson, Wayne (Rose) Peterson, Chad Hanson; 8 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; siblings, Roger Peterson, Jeff (Sharon) Peterson, Jodi (Kim) Olson; many in-laws, several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. Services were private.  Cremation services provided by Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services.


  • Deb A Iverson Posted May 4, 2022 10:32 am

    Sue I am so sorry for your loss, Gary was one special guy, I
    will always remember the fun times we had, and the great memories
    Sue you are in my thoughts and prayers

  • Steven Johnson Posted May 4, 2022 5:09 pm

    We think of the many enjoyable years living next door at the lake. Morning coffee break and late afternoon happy hour will always live on. I learned so many practical skills from Gary and I still miss being able to come over for advice.

  • Sandy Cardwell Posted May 4, 2022 7:23 pm

    Sue, we have missed you and Gary at Salem. Both of you were a joy to be around. I am so sorry for your loss.

  • joanne skifstad fletch Posted May 5, 2022 10:07 am

    so very sorry to hear about your husband, sending healing hugs and many prayers of healing

  • Darrell & Diane Moe Posted May 5, 2022 4:53 pm

    Sue So sorry to hear about Gary. You were such good neighbors when you lived in New Richmond.

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