Memorial services for Dave Peterson, age 35, of O’Neill, will be 10:00 AM, Wednesday at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in O’Neill. There will be no visitation. He passed away Friday morning in a construction site accident in Knox County on Highway 12.
He is survived by one daughter: Kyra Brown of O’Neill and three sons: Torrey Frear, Christian Nekolite and Ethan Peterson, all of O’Neill, his parents: Tom and Deb (Chaney) Rhodes of Grand Island, and Pete and Connie Peterson of O’Neill, and two half-sisters: Chasity Starman of Brighton, Colorado and Jennifer Peterson of Goodland, Kansas, and his Grandmother: Berniece Oetter of O’Neill.
Dave was born March 18, 1973 at South Bend, Washington to Leonard and Debra (Chaney) Peterson. He was a heavy equipment operator for Prouty Construction. He is preceded in death by his Grandparents: Donald and Yvonne Chaney, and Grandfather: Leonard Peterson and his Step-Grandfather: Lester Oetter and three uncles. Rev. Francis Nigli is officiating.