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Henry Peterson

Henry Hanson Petereson was born September 28, 1924 to Harry Hanson Peterson and Minnie Marie (Kohnlechner) Peterson in Union County, Iowa. Henry entered into heaven at Clearview Home in Mount Ayr on November 15, 2016.

Henry was a farmer, never married, stayed home and took care of his parents. He never had any hobbies, but he loved cars, machinery and could get anything to run. He was a kind man, always willing to help anyone that needed it.

Henry seen where he couldn't care for himself no longer, so he entered into the Clearview Home in Mount Ayr on February 23, 2006.

Henry is survived by his two sisters, Leota James of Murray and Leona Holland of Osceola; sister-in-law, Mildred Peterson; many nieces and nephews and a host of friends. Preceding him in death were his parents; two sisters Elvina Sheets and Juanita Peterson in infancy; four brothers, John Peterson, LeRoy Peterson, Clifford Peterson and Gaylen Rocera Peterson in infancy.

Memorials for a gift at Clearview Home in his name.

Services: 10:30 am ~ Saturday, Nov 19, 2016
Armstrong Funeral Home - Mt Ayr
Officiating: Pastor Dwayne Henrichs
Open Visitation: 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm Fri, Nov 18
Family Present: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Fri, Nov 18
Armstrong Funeral Home
Burial: Hopeville Cemetery - Hopeville, IA
Memorials: For a gift at Clearview Home in his name

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We really liked Henry. We saw him a week ago at Clearview. He was very kind. We look forward to seeing Henry alive again in the resurrection. Jesus promised, "The hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out to a resurrection."

Jim & Donna Adams Nov 17 2016 12:00 AM