Richard “Dick” Russell Peterson, of Chesterfield, MO, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 10, 2023 at the age of 83. Beloved husband of Sandra L. Peterson; cherished son of the late Courtney C. and Alice U. Peterson; devoted father of Rick, John, and Steve Peterson, dear father-in-law, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle, great-great-uncle, cousin, and friend.
Mr. Peterson was a member of the Ironworkers Local No. 396 for 65 years and served in the U.S. Army Reserve.
Richard was happily married to his wife, Sandra, for 60 years. Together, along with their family, they shared many happy family memories. Richard was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Memorials may be made in Richard's name to Alzheimer's Association or a charity of your choosing.