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Obituary: Leon Kelton Petersen 1931-2013

Leon Kelton Petersen

Leon Kelton Petersen

Leon Kelton Petersen of Salt Lake City, Utah passed away peacefully on Saturday September 28, 2013 surrounded by the love of his family.

Leon was born to A. Louis and Lorene Petersen in Pinedale, Arizona on January 5, 1931.

He married the love of his life Evelyn Rosine Heydorn Petersen on March 22, 1958.

He is survived by his wife, daughters Evelyn (Evie) Leone Mendenhall and April Lynn Adams (Graham), his son Kelly Jene Petersen (Katherine), eight grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents, his son Anthon Leon Petersen and many aunts and uncles that were very dear to him.

Funeral services were held Thursday October 3 in Salt Lake City.

Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on October 5, 2013 in Pinedale, Arizona. Online condolences: www.legacy.com

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