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Daniel D. Petersen

Aug 16, 2008

ESTHERVILLE – A memorial service for Daniel D. Petersen, 62, of Estherville will be held 10:30 a.m., Monday, Aug. 18, at Grandview Baptist Church with Pastor Joel Jorgensen officiating. Military rites will be provided by VFW Post 3388 and American Legion Post 91 of Estherville.

Visitation will be held from 3-6 p.m., Sunday at the Henry-Olson Funeral Chapel in Estherville.

Daniel David Petersen, continued his journey with his Lord on Friday, Aug. 15, 2008, loving husband of Nancy for almost 43 years. He started his journey on this Earth on Feb. 16, 1946, in Swea City, the son of Hans and Ardyce Petersen.

Proud father of Michael, wife, Wendy of Danville, Jeffrey, wife, Mollie of Estherville; Diane Dieterich, husband, Andrew of Estherville. Grandpa to Samantha and Kinsey of Danville; Dakatah, Isaac and Paisley of Estherville; and Micheal Dieterich of Estherville.

Daniel was proud to serve his country and served in the Vietnam Conflict where he was awarded the Bronze Star and is a lifetime member of the VFW.

Dan opened Petersen Auto Repair in 1972 and even after retirement continued to enjoy going to the shop and continued to do things for everyone.

Dan always found time to listen and witness his love of God to all he came in contact with.

Dan passed in a Sioux Falls hospital after a short battle with cancer.

Online condolences may be sent to www.henryolsonfuneral.com.