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Raymond Larsen Petersen

Born in Huntsville to James and Clara Petersen, He lived a full and long life.  He grew up working on the family farm; joined the Marine Corps December 11, 1943 and discharged October 26, 1945, stationed in Midway.  Started logging in Boise Idaho where he met and married Nora Dugger. He retired from the Utah State Road Commission.   Also he had a construction business on the side.  After mom died he love sitting on the porch watching the cars go and waiting for someone to come see him.  They had 5 children, James, Marie, Russell, Ray, and Harold.  He was preceded in death by his wife, his parents, his siblings, Larine, Carl, and Chris, and his sons James and Harold, and his daughter-in-law Jennie Petersen.  He is survived by his daughter Marie (Doug) Higgins, Russell Petersen, Ray Petersen, and 8 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren and 1 great great gradaughter.  
We'd like to thank Alfa Hospice for all they did for Dad and the family would like to thank everyone for their help through all the years.
Grave side services at Huntsville Cemetery: 2:00 p.m.  Oct 1, 2018.
Dedication of the grave will be given by Marlin Jensen with Military funeral honors.
 


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Guestbook

What a great husband, brother, father, G-pa & Great grandfather Ray was. He was generous & was always there to help when a tractor or friend was needed. Loved his stories & he will be truly missed.

Cindy Oct 1 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Raymond Petersen

Cindy Oct 1 2018 12:00 AM

A PEDESTAL ARRANGEMENT was ordered on September 30, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Sep 30 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Raymond Petersen

Lisa Fredrickson Richards Sep 29 2018 12:00 AM

Marie, Russell, and Ray. I'm so sorry for your loss. Your dad was a good man and he had the best sense of humor! He will be missed

Cathy Runnels Sep 29 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Raymond Petersen

Cathy Runnels Sep 29 2018 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss, remember your Father and the good times. He was a great man. Rest in peace Mr. Petersen.

Lisa Sep 29 2018 12:00 AM