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“Grandpa, I miss you so much. I remember the day that you had passed, Deb, Cam, me, my mom, and grandma we with you. We all gathered around the bed...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Georgia Rolow - Grimes, IA

“Brenda, I just heard about Larry's passing and wish you and your family our condolences. I talked to him on the phone several years ago and we said...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Larry Sloan - Marion, IA

“We are saddened to hear that Pete passed away. We have fond memories of being your neighbors at Wolf Creek. May your memories give you strength.Our...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Jack & Demares Lorenzen - FL

“Lifting up prayers for all of you especially today and tomorrow. Pete was one of a kind, with a sparkle and wit that lit up any room. Many...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Jessica Wietzke - Grimes, IA

“I remember Pete fondly, always smiling and joking, even if it was with few words. Brenda and Pete were the parents that I wanted to be like. They...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Mary Beth Oostenbrug - Ames, IA

“Pete and I grew up together in Rowley. He was a gread guy to grow up with. I remember one snow storm school was cancelled, Pete came to town to see...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Harold Olson - Friend

“May the Grace of God be with Brenda and each of Pete's family, So sorry for your loss but grateful that Pete is no longer in pain and is at Peace...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Walter Whitecotton

“To the family, Our sincere sympathy. We pray that in the midst of your sorrow you find comfort in all the joyful memories shared and will always...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Ulysses & Mae

“Please accept my heartfelt sympathy in the loss of your loved one. May the God who comforts all who mourn sustain your family during this difficult...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: May C

Larry was born on July 11, 1941 and passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018.

Larry was a resident of Polk City, Iowa at the time of passing.

He graduated from Rowley High School in 1959 and worked at a local meat locker.

In December 1963, he married Brenda Brown in Jesup, Iowa and joined the US Army at Fort Jackson, South Carolina.

A funeral service will be held at 10:30 on Monday, April 16, 2018 at the First Presbyterian Church in Grimes, IA (410 S.E. 3rd St.). A visitation will be held 3:00 to 5:00p.m., Sunday, April 15th at Memorial Services of Iowa Funeral Home (4208 N Ankeny Blvd). Sunday, April 15 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM 3663425 3760095 20180415T150000 20180415T170000 Memorial Services of Iowa Funeral Home 4208 North Ankeny Blvd. Ankeny, IA 50023 (515) 964-0592 Monday, April 16 10:30 AM 3663426 3760096 20180416T103000 First Presbyterian Church 410 S.E. 3rd St. Grimes, IA 50111 (515) 986-3720 Story Memorial Gardens 3215 South Duff Ames, IA 50010 (515) 964-0592.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Taylor House (Hospice) on line at https://www.unitypoint.org/desmoines/online-donation.aspx or mailed to Taylor House 3401 East Douglas Avenue Des Moines, Iowa 50317 with Taylor House in memory of Larry "Pete" Peterson written in the memo.