Jeffrey C. Petersen
Jeffrey C. Petersen
  • August 14, 1953 - February 5, 2017
  • Marengo, Illinois

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Jeffrey C. Petersen, 63, of Marengo passed away February 5, 2017.
He was born August 14, 1953 in Chicago to Carl and Bernice (Bogus) Petersen. Jeff worked at Morton International in Ringwood for 30 years. He was passionate about music and in his younger years was in the band Black Water Gold. Jeff had a great skill with woodworking and was a talented artist. He also loved his Chicago Cubs and Bears.
Jeff is survived by his children, Meghan Petersen, Joshua Petersen, Jamie Petersen, Julie Morgan; his siblings, Rod (Stacey) Petersen, Carl (Donna) Petersen, Melody (Jeff) Bruns, and Laura Harrison; and many extended family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
There will be a visitation from 10am to 1pm on Saturday, February 25 at Marengo-Union Funeral Home, 505 E. Grant Hwy., Marengo. There will be a service at 1pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Jeff's name to the charity of the donor's choice.
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