October 7, 2013

Wayne G. Peterson


---- — KEENE VALLEY — Wayne G. Peterson, 62, of the Keene Valley Neighborhood House, died Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, at the Elizabethtown Community Hospital in Elizabethtown.

He was born in Plattsburgh on June 19, 1951, son of the late John L. and Gloria R. (Baker) Peterson.

Wayne graduated from Plattsburgh High School. He then enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps. After his service to his country, Wayne worked for the U.S. Postal Service in Troy and Plattsburgh for several years. He lived life to its fullest.

Wayne is survived by two brothers; Larry Peterson of Plattsburgh, Steven Peterson and his companion Paula Dankowski of Plattsburgh; and three nieces, Almeda Cadieux, Shawny Cadieux, and Elizabeth Peterson. He is predeceased by one brother, Daniel D. Peterson.

Calling hours will be held from 4 to 7 p.m., Monday Oct. 7, at Heald Funeral Home, 48 Court St., Plattsburgh. A funeral service will follow at 7 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. Online condolences may be made by visiting www.healdfuneralhome