Edward C. Peterson, 62, of Willshire, OH, passed away at his residence. Ed was born in Decatur to the late Wayne E. and Celeste R. (Miller) Peterson. Ed married Marilyn Wolfe; she preceded him in death on August 6, 1995.
Ed was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church. He was a truck driver, worked at Thunderbird, did construction and also transported Amish crews.
Ed is survived by his companion Ruth Courtney of Willshire; 2 brothers, Eugene “Pete” Peterson of Washington State and John Peterson of Decatur; a sister, Marjorie (Greg) Minch of Decatur; an uncle, Eugene (Minnie) Miller of Decatur; numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister Marilyn Christen.
A Memorial Funeral Liturgy will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, July 15, 2019 at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church. Fr. Jose Panamattathil, VC will be officiating.
In Lieu of flowers, memorial may be given to the Family.
Arrangements handled by Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home.