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David Melvin Peterson

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“Sorry, I did not get a chance to give my condolence to my family. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Denise Williams - Philadelphia, PA

“To the Family,I will cherish the memories of growing up in Edgemont. Mr.Dave, and Mrs. Agness were my mentors and role modles. They served as our...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Jerome Johnson - Milwaukee, WI

“Rev. Peterson was a good man and will be missed. RIP. ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Reginald A. Guy Jr. - Harrisburg, PA

“To Mrs. Agnes and to the rest of the family,I offer my condolence on the passing of Mr. Dave. I pray that God will comfort your heart and mind today...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Tamera (Hughes) Clemens - PA

“Dearest Agnes and family, we send you our sincerest condolences and sympathy for your loss of David. He was such a wonderful person and will be...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Therese Kenley - Harrisburg, PA

“To Sis. Agnes Peterson and Family: We offer our message of sincere sympathy to all of you on the passing of Pastor David Peterson. We've had the...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Fellowship Baptist Church - PA

“My condolences to the Peterson family for the passing of David. He was a great person who I will always remember. God bless you and may you find...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Victor Givens - Harrisburg, PA

“Members of the White family morn the loss of Dave and were sorry to learn of his passing. We will keep the PETERSON'S family in our prayers. ...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“My condolences on the passing of Dave. My prayers and thoughts are with you. May God bless you with whatever it takes to get you through these trying...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry for the loss of David. He was a classmate-1959-of mine. Always pleasant, with a big smile, for everyone. I know he will be missed. ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Judy Fenstermacher, Oddo - PA

“I am so sorry to hear the passing of David. We had a lot of good times together! Prayers to Agnes and the family. ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Steve Otstot - San Tan Valley, AZ

“Condolences to the entire family. Agnes, my heart is heavy. There are really no words to express my feelings. I always admired and respected Dave....Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: James Craighead - Houston, TX

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David was born on November 25, 1940 and passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017.

David was a resident of Pennsylvania.

He was a graduate of William Penn High School class of 1959 Lincoln University class of 1988 and Andersonville Theological Seminary class of 2014.

He served in the United States Army during the Korean War.

A viewing will be held for David at St Paul Missionary Baptist Church 1201 N 17th Street Harrisburg PA 17103 on May 22 2017 with a service to follow directly after with Rev. Harris presiding. Interment will take place at Fort Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.