Kelley Peterson

Aug. 29, 1961-Jan. 18, 2017

Kelley John Peterson,

55, Kenmare, passed away

Wednesday, January 18,

2017, at his home of na-

tural causes.

Kelley was born on Au-

gust 29, 1961, in

Anacortes, WA, the son of

Kenneth and Evangeline

(Wolkenhauer) Peterson.

He was raised and educat-ed in Flaxton, ND. In

1984, he married Sandra

Nicholls, and the couple

moved to Kenmare in

1987 where they resided

until his death.

Kelley enjoyed camp-

ing, fishing, riding motor-

cycle with his sister when

she was here. He enjoyed

spending time with fami-


Kelley was joyfully

waiting for the birth of his

first grandchild.

Survivors: wife, Sandy,

Kenmare; daughter, Chel-

sey (Grant) Hiltner, Ken-

mare; sons, Jeremey and

Bradley, Kenmare; 5

brothers; 2 sisters; and

several nieces and

nephews also survive.

He was preceded in

death by his parents, one

brother, and a niece.

Funeral Service: Mon-

day, January 23, 2017, at

11 a.m. at Nazareth Luth-

eran Church, Kenmare.

Visitation: one hour pri-

or to the service at the


Burial will take place in

the spring at the Flaxton

Community Cemetery,

Flaxton, ND.

Those wishing to sign

the online register and

share memories may ac-

cess the online obituaries

section at


Thompson-Larson Fun-

eral Home, Kenmare