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David G. Peterson

January 31, 1954 ~ March 9, 2017 (age 63)
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David Gordon Peterson, 63, passed away on Tuesday, March 9, 2017.  He was born January 31, 1954 in Akron to the late Donald and Joanne Peterson. He retired from the U.S. Navy as a Master Chief Boiler Technician after 20 years of service; and was presently employed as a Risk Engineer for Cincinnati Insurance. He enjoyed golfing at Spring Hills, watching Cleveland sports, and was an actively involved grandfather. He loved spending Saturday evenings with great friends going to dinner and the movies.

Dave is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Jeanne; beautiful daughter, Elizabeth Hileman; beloved grandchildren, Bryan, Cole, Aidan; brother, Russ (Sherry) Peterson; and many nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his golf posse; Jim, Neil, and Glenn.


Friends may call at Bacher Funeral Home 3326 Manchester Rd. on Thursday, March 16, 2017 from 5:00-7:00 p.m., with a Celebration of Life service being held at 7:00 p.m., Pastor Brenda Young officiating. Inurnment at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery on Friday March 17, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to One of a Kind Pets ( in memory of Dave.

 Service Information

March 16, 2017

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Bacher Funeral Home
Akron, OH

Funeral Service
March 16, 2017

7:00 PM
Bacher Funeral Home
Akron, OH

March 17, 2017

10:00 AM
Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery
Rittman, OH

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