HUBBARD, Ohio – Roger K. Peterson, 70, died Tuesday morning, January 9, 2018 at Liberty Health Care Center.
He was born June 25, 1947 in Greenville, Pennsylvania a daughter of Merle L. and Kathryn Joan Smith Peterson and was a lifelong area resident.
Mr. Peterson, a 1965 graduate of Reynolds High School was a Jehovah’s Witness and a member of The Hubbard Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses.
He was a ham radio operator and enjoyed playing baseball in his younger years. Roger was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan and NASCAR fan.
Roger leaves a son, Michael (Amy) Peterson of Wheatland, Pennsylvania; two daughters, Leah (Roy Mason) Peterson of Austintown and Rebecca (Scott) Schriner of Kent; a brother, Randy Peterson of Columbus; a sister, Kathy Peterson of Columbus and 12 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a son, Benjamin E. Peterson.
There are no calling hours or funeral services.
Memorial donations may be made to the funeral home.
Arrangements are being handled by the Kelley-Robb-Cummins Funeral Home. Please visit www.krcummins.com to send condolences to the family.
A television tribute will air Thursday, January 11 at the following approximate times:
12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.