The Life of William Earl Peterson
William Earl Peterson fell asleep in death Saturday, August 2, 2008 at Yale-New Haven Hospital. William Earl "Pete" Peterson was born February 28, 1924 to the late Laura Jackson Peterson and William Earl Peterson. He was reared and educated in Bridgeport. He was married to the late Loretta Peterson. He was also predeceased by his brothers, Richard and Ralph Peterson, ,both of Bridgeport and son Jonathan Peterson of Norwalk. He is survived by his son, Karl Peterson of Shelton; and daughter, Denise Wright Parker of Norwalk; and step-son Warren Johnson of Shelton. A memorial srvice will be held Friday, August 8, 2000 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Seymour. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery, Ansonia. The Jenkins-King Funeral Home Ansonia is entrusted with the arrangements.