WARREN - Larry J. Peterson, 61, of Warren, entered peacefully into rest at 12:14 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, at Vista Care Center in Mineral Ridge following a lengthy illness.
Larry was born the son of the late Sanson and Sallie Holly Peterson on Jan. 19, 1952, in Luverne, Ala., and was a Warren resident since 1953.
He was a 1970 graduate of Warren Western Reserve High School and attended Oberlin College.
Larry was employed as a bartender with the Alley in Warren and attended the First Baptist Church in Braceville.
His memories will be remembered and cherished by his brothers, Charles E. (Jackie) Peterson of Akron, Willie E. Peterson of Warren, Thomas L. (Jackie) Peterson of Fairfax, Va., Richard A. (Mollie) Peterson of Warren and Jeffrey S. (Yolanda) Peterson of Pittsburgh.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Robert and Glenn.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m Friday at the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home in Warren, where visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m.
The family also will receive friends at the Richard Peterson residence, 618 Oak Knoll Ave. S.E., Warren, OH 44483. Officiating will be Pastor Vincent Peterson.
Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery in Warren.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road N.E., Warren, OH 44483, 330-394-6200. Dedicated To Serving Your Loved Ones.
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