Roger William Peterson

August 15, 1955 ~ October 25, 2020 (age 65)

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Roger William Peterson, 65, of Syracuse, IN passed away at 8:07 p.m. on Sunday, October 25, 2020 at Goshen Hospital. He was born on August 15, 1955 in LaGrange, IN to Robert William & Nancy Lou (Whetten) Peterson.

He graduated in 1973 from Wawasee High School in Syracuse and lived most of his life in the Syracuse / Milford area. He was married on June 19, 1976 in Milford, IN to Susan K. “Sue” Nyce who survives. He was the owner / operator of Peterson’s Fish in Syracuse and formerly owned Dairy Point in Ligonier.

He is survived by:

Wife - Sue Peterson of Syracuse

Daughter – Sonya (Ryan) Taylor of Syracuse

Son – Chad (Jill) Peterson of North Port, AL

4 Grandchildren – Ben, Mya, Aubrey, and Madison

2 Brothers - Rodney "Pete" (Brenda) Peterson of Syracuse and Rick (Anne) Peterson of Ligonier

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse, IN. Private family graveside services will be in the Milford Cemetery with Pastor Brad Cox officiating.

Preferred memorials may be given to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 15829, Arlington, VA 22215. 

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October 28, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Owen Family Funeral Homes
1001 S. Huntington St.
Syracuse, IN 46567

Private Committal

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