Russell Herbert Peterman
12/31/1931 - 08/21/2021
Obituary For Russell Herbert Peterman
Russell H. Peterman, age 89 of Rockford, passed away on Saturday, August 21, 2021.
Russell was born on December 31, 1931 in Rockford, Michigan, the son of Herbert and Gertrude Peterman.
He was a truck driver for many years retiring at the age of 79 and was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church of Sparta.
Russell is survived by his wife of 50 years, Joan (Wavra) Peterman; his son and daughter-in-law, Russell Jr. and Candy Peterman; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; and his beloved dog Sadie.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his four siblings and their spouses.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00am on Wednesday, August 25, 2021 at the Holy Family Parish, 425 S. State Street in Sparta. Rev. Msgr. Terrence L. Stewart presiding.
The Peterman family will greet relatives and friends one hour prior to the Mass at church from 10:00am to 11:00am on Wednesday.
Burial will take place in the Resurrection Cemetery.
Memorials contributions may be given to the Humane Society of West Michigan.