George Mathias Petersen
75, of Mooresville, passed away on July 24, 2021 at St Francis Hospital in Mooresville. George was born on April 21, 1946 in Tilden, Nebraska to the late Alvin and Ruth (Escritt) Petersen.
George loved the farm and all aspects of farming. He married Susan Comer on July 10, 1966 in Skidmore, Missouri. George was a salesman for many years. He sold Harvestore, windows and many other things. George loved music and he and Susan sang duets together. George also sang in two quartets. They enjoyed family music night with the kids and grandkids. He also loved John Deere Tractors and taking photos of God’s beauty. His love of family and his wise & knowledgeable council will be most missed by his family.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his brother Tim Petersen.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Susan Petersen; daughter Shari Danielson (Shawn); son Paul Petersen (Tiffany); grandchildren Tyler and Jonathan Petersen, Matthew Danielson and Chloe and Hunter Fox and his beloved Coon Hound Dog, Sue.
Additional survivors include his siblings Merna Vandeveer of Roscoe, IL, Bonnie Williams of Benidji, MN, Ellen Reedy of Mooresville, IN, Ruth Samagaio of Kamala, WA, Ramona Noble of Norfolk, NE, John Petersen of Tilden, NE and Joe Petersen of Scottsburg, NE.
George’s Life Celebration visitation will take place on Thursday, July 29th from 1-3pm at Carlisle Branson Funeral Service & Crematory, Mooresville, with services beginning at 3pm, with Terry Crist officiating. Burial will be private in White Lick Cemetery, Mooresville.
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