Lloyd T. Petersen, 84, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at his home in Anamosa after an extended illness. A private family gathering will be held at a later date.
Local survivors include his son, Brad (Janet) of North Liberty.
Lloyd T. Petersen was born April 24, 1928, to Nellie and Dewey Petersen in Martelle. He married Betty Kernen on July 1, 1950, and they lived in Monticello, Stanwood and Wyoming before settling in Anamosa.
Lloyd served in the Army during the Korean War. Lloyd worked for Energy in Monticello, Stamos furniture in Tipton and then was very proud to work for the Anamosa Reformatory as a correctional officer until his retirement.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to St. Luke’s Hospice.
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