John W. Peterson

John W. Peterson, 70, Cresson, died Sunday.

He was born in Cresson, son of the late Jim and Bernice (Cook) Peterson. Surviving are two children: John II and Krystal Hodgson; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two sisters: Sandy Trexler and Cheryl Plunkett; and a half brother, Jimmy Peterson. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. Friends will be received from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, at Charles M. Kennedy Funeral Home, Cresson, followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m. Interment will be at Cresson Cemetery.