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Obituary: Kenneth Peterson, 71, Taylor Co., KY

He was a member of the Woodlawn Christian Church a retired glazier, and was a veteran of the Vietnam War.

Kenneth Peterson, 71, Campbellsville, KY, died at 9:35am, Monday, November 22, 2010 in Campbellsville.

The funeral service was at 2pmET, Saturday, November 27, 2010 at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY by Minister Larry "Fella" Wilson & Rev. Brian Rafferty.

Kenneth Peterson, Taylor Co. KY (1938-2010)

Kenneth Peterson was the son of Catherine Hartman Peterson and the late Archie Peterson. He was born Tuesday, December 13, 1938, in Elmira, New York. He diedMonday, November 22, 2010 in Campbellsville, KY, at the age of 71 years, 11 months, and 9 days.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Woodlawn Christian Church.

He was a retired glazier with Central Kentucky Glass Company.

He was a veteran of the Vietnam War, having served his country honorably in the United States Army as a military policeman.

He united in marriage to Rosemary Cushman August 5, 1966. She preceded him in death April 5, 2000.

He is survived by the following:
  • One daughter and four sons: Genie Peterson Kingsley and husband, Terry of Campbellsville, KY; David J. Peterson and wife, Kayla of Lawrenceville, PA: Martin Peterson and Douglas J. Peterson of Sulphur Springs, TX, and Kenneth Andy Peterson of Charlotte, NC

  • Step son: Edward R. Ostrander of Elmira, NY

  • His mother, Catherine Peterson of Gillette, PA

  • Thirteen grandchildren

  • Ten great-grandchildren

  • Two great great grandchildren

  • Two sisters and three brothers: Phyllis Peterson Sasenbury and Richard Peterson of Elmira, NY; Robert Peterson of Pittsburgh, PA' Nils Peterson of Troy, PA; and Judy Peterson Ameigh of Gillette, PA

  • Several nieces and nephews

  • Many other relatives and friends, including his "special" family at Grandview Nursing Home
He was also preceded in death by a stepson, Raymond Ostrander and a grandson, Christopher J. Rice.

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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