Obituary for Donald Leroy Petersen Jr.
Donnie was born, Donald Leroy Petersen, Jr. but he was also known as Pete, Don, Donnie, and Mr. Fix It. He was born in Salina, Kansas on May 20, 1955. He died in his home on March 2, 2017 at the age of 61 surrounded by his family and friends. His services will be held at Calvary Assembly of God in Stillwater, Oklahoma at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, March 9, 2017. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of his arrangements.
He is preceded in death by his father, Leroy Petersen, Sr.; grandmother, Clara Burgess; uncle, Maurice “Bill” Burgess; and brother-in-law, Frank “Jake” Patterson.
He is survived by his wife, Jeannie Petersen; sons, Jake Petersen and Joshua Thompson; daughter, Latosha Thompson; mother, Phyllis (Hanson) Hart; sisters, Joyce (David) Altman, Cheryl (Guy) Palladino, and Bonita (Tommy) Rhamy; brother, Michael Petersen; Donna (Robert) Rieves, mother-in-law, Faye Burgess, brother and sister-in-laws, Wanda (Mike) Bales, Darla (Rusty) Lynn, and Alberta Sloan. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews, and other loved family and friends.
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