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Darrell Peterson

December 27, 1950 April 14, 2019
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Obituary for Darrell Peterson

Darrell Peterson, age 69, of the Iowa Veterans Home in Marshalltown and formerly of Boone, died April 15, 2019, at the Veterans Home.

Following his wishes, Darrell has been cremated and a Memorial Service will be held Friday, April 26, 2019 at 10:30 a.m., in the Chapel at the Iowa Veterans Home in Marshalltown.. Burial will be at a later date in the Iowa Veterans Cemetery near Van Meter.

Darrell Mark Peterson, was born in Ames, Iowa on December 27, 1950, the son of Howard and Marian (Graham) Peterson.

He graduated from United High School, in rural Boone, in 1970. Darrell then enlisted with the United States Navy and served during the Vietnam War. He was discharged an Engineman 3rd Class.

On December 22, 1979, Darrell married Marie Sundquist in Boone, Iowa.

Darrell was an ‘over the road’ truck driver. He enjoyed playing chess, watching old westerns, and his cats. Darrell was a member of Cornerstone Alliance Church in Boone and his faith was very important to him. He was very kind and enjoyed helping older people.

He is preceded in death by his parents. Darrell is survived by his wife, Marie of the Iowa Veterans Home in Marshalltown; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Birdie (Gene) Lee of Colton, South Dakota, David (Cindy) Peterson of Boone, Tim Peterson of Jewell, and Jenny Huntrods of Huxley; and other relatives.

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Memorial Service




10:30 AM 4/26/2019 10:30:00 AM
Iowa Veterans Home Chapel

1301 Summit Street
Marshalltown , IA 50158

Iowa Veterans Home Chapel
1301 Summit Street Marshalltown 50158 IA
United States

Cemetery Details


Iowa Veterans Cemetery Final Resting Place

34024 Veterans Memorial Dr.
Adel, IA 50003

34024 Veterans Memorial Dr. Adel 50003 IA
United States

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