Vernon Peterson

Obituary of Vernon Thomas Peterson

Vernon Thomas Peterson, 77, passed away January 14, 2019.  He was born January 31, 1941 to Sanford and Lila (Bird) Peterson in Muskegon, MI.  He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Louis Tierman; and sisters, Lorraine Szymanski, and Sally Burch.  He is survived by his wife, Linda (Rexford) Peterson; 2 daughters, Angenette (John) Stebbins and Melissa (Aaron) Fisher; and 3 grandchildren, Jamie (Graham) Martin, Molly Stebbins, and Peter Stebbins.  Vernon worked as a work in progress inspector (WPI) for General Motors for 32 years.  He enjoyed playing pool and yard work.  He also enjoyed, and was a collector of, all types of music.  Memorial Services will be held at a later date.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Brookdale Senior Living.  The family would like to express their deepest gratitude to the staff at Brookdale Delta for the loving care they gave to “Pete.”  The family is being served by Tiffany Funeral Home.  Friends may visit the guest book at

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