|Timothy J. Peterson
Born: August 14, 1959 Died: May 11, 2017
Timothy J. Peterson, 57, of Morris, passed away early Thursday morning, May 11, 2017 at his home.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, May 15, 2017 10:00 am at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with Rev.
Edward J. Howe, CR officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Carmel Cemetery. Visitation will be held Sunday from 6:00 pm to 8:00
pm at the Fruland Funeral Home, 121 W. Jefferson St. In Morris.
Born August 14, 1959 in Morris, he was the son of Melvin and Agnes (Krzysciak) Peterson. He graduated from Morris
Community High School with the class of 1977. Tim was employed at Com Ed, the Paddock in Morris and later a guard for the
Illinois Department of Corrections.
He is survived by one sister, Mary Jo (Robert) Darin of Morris; three brothers, Mick (Carole) Peterson of Pontiac, Tom
(Shandra) Peterson of Morris and Andy (Julie) Peterson of Coal City; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins and his faithful
dog and companion, “Champ”.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Tim was a member of the Morris Eagles and he was a 4th Degree member of the Knights of Columbus and a past Grand Knight.
He was an avid fan of the Chicago Bears and Cubs and a John Wayne fan.
Memorials may be directed to the Immaculate Conception Building Fund or the donors choice.
Fruland Funeral Home, 121 W. Jefferson St., in Morris is in charge of arrangements. For more information, call the funeral home