Obituary of Wayne Edward Peterson
June 23, 1936 – Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
December 30, 2022 - Calgary, Alberta
Wayne (Pete) Peterson, beloved husband, proud father, honoured grampa/ papa, brother-in-law, and father-in-law, passed away in the arms of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, December 30, 2022, at the age of 86 years.
Pete served and retired at the rank of Sergeant from the Canadian Armed Forces and considered it an honour to have done so. He cherished the many memories and friendships. Pete went on to obtain his Degree in Social Work, working in geriatrics and youth probation.
Funeral Services will be held at Grace Lutheran Church (3610 Sarcee Road SW, Calgary, AB) on Friday, January 6, 2023, at 1:00 p.m. Reception to follow at Grace Lutheran Church. A family Graveside Service will be held at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Condolences, memories, and photos may be shared and viewed at www.McInnisandHolloway.com.
If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Veterans Food Bank of Calgary (4619 6 St NE #1, Calgary, AB T2E 3Z6, Telephone 403-277-8387) www.theveteransfoodbankofcalgary.ca
We would like to thank the staff at Southwood hospice for the special care and kindness in his final days.
In living memory of Wayne Peterson, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road SE, Calgary, Ab t2x 3j3, Telephone: 403-256-9575.