Charles “Charlie” Evans Peterson
July 22, 1929 – August 10, 2020
Age 91 of Hastings, died peacefully on August 10, 2020 at Regions Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Charlie, son of George and Ruth Peterson, was born on July 2, 1929 in Minneapolis, MN. He was united in marriage to Marion Feidt at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Hastings on May 2, 1953. Preceded in death by wife, Marion; parents; sister, Lenore (Bob) Neiderkorn; and brother in law, Joe (Mary Rose) Feidt. Charlie is survived by children, Kathy (Greg) Lohmer, Dave (Kate), Cheryl (Tom) Ahlers, Jeff (Sharon), Debbie, Laurie (Randy Ficker), Karen (Jim) Kranz, & Denise; 20 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends. Retired from 3M after 35 years. Proudly served his country during the Korean War and in the Army National Guard for 30 years. Past Commander for the American Legion Post 47. There wasn’t a day that went by you wouldn’t find Charlie either playing cards, bingo, poker, or golf; attending church and Bible Study; and most days it was all of the above. He thoroughly enjoyed his time at the Senior Center. He and Marion enjoyed years of travel and wintering in Texas. Graveside service, Friday August 14, 1:00 PM at Lakeside Cemetery, Hastings. Memorial service Saturday, August 15, 11:00 AM with visitation beginning at 9:00 AM Cornerstone Bible Church 735 10th St. E. Hastings.