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Keith L. Peterson

Keith L. Peterson

March 26, 1957 - Oct. 23, 2008

GLENWOOD -- Keith L. Peterson, 51, of Glenwood, died Thursday at the St. Cloud Hospital after being diagnosed with cancer less than two weeks ago.

The service will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Barsness Lutheran Church in rural Glenwood.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Hoplin-Hitchcock Funeral Home in Glenwood and for one hour prior to the service Monday at the church.

He was born March 26, 1957, in Glenwood to Robert and Eunice (Foss) Peterson. He grew up on a farm south of Glenwood and graduated from Glenwood High School and Alexandria Technical College.

He married Patricia Collier on Aug. 15, 1985, in Sisseton, S.D. They lived on a farm southeast of Glenwood for the last 29 years where he farmed pigs, then dairy.

He is survived by his wife; children: Lara (and Mike) Shea of Imperial, Mo., Corinne Cords of Minneapolis, Trista (and Judd) Hoff of Starbuck, Cammi (and Nick) Bueckers of Glenwood, and Quinn Peterson of Glenwood; 11 grandchildren; parents of Glenwood; siblings: Herb (and Elaine) Peterson of Glenwood, Harvey (and Karen) Peterson of Glenwood, Daniel (and Lynn) Peterson of Abilene, Texas, Marilyn Peterson of Glenwood, Phillip (and Ivy) Peterson of Glenwood, Vernon (and Mari) Peterson of Erskine, Merlin Peterson of Terrace, Lynn (and Lisa) Peterson of Villard, Lynette (and Chad) Martin of Glenwood, Juanita (and Brian) Peterson of Brooten, and Kent Peterson of Soldotona, Alaska.