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 Lester Leland Petersen

Lester Leland Petersen

Birth
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 20 Aug 1997 (aged 86)
Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Midvale, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot C, 31, 1
Memorial ID 132536 · View Source
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The Deseret News
August 21, 1997
page B5

Lester Leland Petersen, 86, our beloved husband, father and grandfather, returned to his Heavenly Father Aug. 20, 1997.

Born July 7, 1911 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Christian and Rose Bell Wright Petersen. Married Fae Vera Francom in the Salt Lake LDS Temple on February 6, 1935. Lester was employed for the Union Pacific Railroad for 40 years and was a Veteran of World War II, where he served with the 746th Railroad Operating Battalion in Germany.

Survivors: wife, Fae, Midvale; son, Brent and wife Susan, Sandy; daughter, Claudia Fae Weeks, West Jordan; eight grandchildren and five great, grandchildren. Preceded in death by two brothers.

Funeral services Saturday, August 23, 1997, at 1 p.m. in the Midvale 4th LDS Ward Chapel, 75 Olympus Street. Friends may call at Goff Mortuary 8090 So. State Friday 6-8 p.m. and Saturday at the church from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Interment, Midvale City Cemetery.


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  • Maintained by: Burt
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 132536
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lester Leland Petersen (7 Jul 1911–20 Aug 1997), Find A Grave Memorial no. 132536, citing Midvale City Cemetery, Midvale, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Burt (contributor 46867609) .