GLADSTONE - Norman Olav Peterson, 96, of Gladstone, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at the Christian Park Healthcare Center in Escanaba.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, Dec. 1, from 2 to 3:45 p.m. at the First Lutheran Church in Gladstone. Military Honors will be presented at 3:45 p.m. at the church by the Gladstone American Legion August Mattson Post 71. Funeral services will follow at 4 p.m. at the church with Rev. Jonathan Schmidt officiating. A luncheon will served in the fellowship hall immediately following the service. Norman will be laid to rest in the Fernwood Cemetery in Gladstone. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to First Bank in Gladstone, where a scholarship fund will be established in Norman's name.