Gerald D. Petersen
June 8, 1949 - October 18, 2017
Gerald D. (David) Petersen, 68, of Central Point, Oregon passed away of natural causes Wednesday, October 18, 2017. Born June 8, 1949 in Danville, Illinois to Thomas and Arlene Petersen, his family always called him by his middle name, David. He served in the Army from 1969 to 1971 including a tour of duty in Vietnam. In 1968 he graduated from high school in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin.
David is survived by his brother, Steve of Phoenix, Ore.; sister, Neena of Portland, Ore.; and brother, Mike of Fond du Lac, Wis. He has one niece, one nephew, and was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents. The family will have a private service. Perl Funeral Home will be handling arrangements.