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1956 James 2018

James Peterson

November 27, 1956 — June 13, 2018

James Edward “Jimmy” Peterson, 61, of Loman MN, passed away on Wednesday June 13, 2018 in Essentia Health, St. Mary’s Medical Center, Duluth.  He was born on November 27, 1956 to Clayton and Bette Peterson in International Falls, MN.  Jim graduated from Indus School.   He married Vicki Boquist on June 7, 1975 in International Falls, MN.  He was owner operator of Peterson Logging Inc.  He enjoyed his job, going to the cabin on Rainy Lake, and spending time with his family and grandkids.  Jim was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church in Loman.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents.

Jim is survived by his wife Vicki, children Eric Peterson and Abby (Robert) Rousseau, brother Jon Peterson, sisters Nancy Peterson, and Judy (Bill) Ludovissie, and Susi (Dennis) Bannert, grandchildren Matthew, Emily, Hannah, and Alex, and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on Monday June 18, 2018 from 10AM until the 11AM Memorial Service in Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church.  7667 Highway 11, Loman, Minnesota 56654.  Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery.  Arrangements by Dougherty Funeral Home.  218-727-3555.  600 E. 2nd St. Duluth, MN 55805.

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Monday, June 18, 2018

10:00 - 11:00am

Bethany Evengilical Lutheran Church

7667 MN-11, Loman, MN 56654

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