House 1961-62 (District 56)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Minneapolis Public Schools; Secondary; Graduate
St. Paul College of Law; LL.B.; 1950
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
United States Navy (World War II);
??/??/194? to ??/??/19??
Chisago City School District, Minnesota (Director);
??/??/1948 to ??/??/1957
Three children: Jon/John and Kim (sons), Martha (daughter)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
"Peterson, a Chisago City Democrat..." (Obituary, Star Tribune, March 19, 2004)
He was the first Chair of the Chisago Lakes Hospital District Board. He served on the board from 1955 to 2004.
He died from a brain hemorrhage at Fairview Lakes Regional Medical Center in Wyoming, Minnesota. His funeral was held at Chisago Lake Lutheran Church in Center City, Minnesota. He was buried in Chisago Memorial Park in Chisago City, Minnesota.
Religion provided by his obituary.