Charles R. “Chuck” Peterson, 61, of Bridge St., Seneca Falls, N.Y., passed away on Sunday (September 9, 2018) at Huntington Living Center, Waterloo, N.Y.
Family and friends may call at the Doran Funeral Home, 4 E. Bayard St., Seneca Falls, on Thursday (September 13) from 3 to 6 p.m. Burial will be in Springbrook Cemetery, Seneca Falls, at the convenience of the family. The Seneca Falls Honor Guard will conduct military honors at the funeral home on Thursday evening at 6 p.m.
If desired, contributions may be made to the S.M.S., 95 Ovid St., Seneca Falls, NY 13148.
Chuck was born in Seneca Falls on March 26, 1957 the son of Donald and Constance “Connie” Kinney Peterson. He was a life resident of Seneca Falls and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was a retired rural carrier for the U.S. Postal Service of Seneca Falls, retiring after 32 years of service. Chuck was a active member of the S.M.S. of Seneca Falls, volunteering for many of their events. He, also, was an active member of Kirk-Casey Post #366, Seneca Falls. He enjoyed golfing, fishing, card playing, bocce, and was considered a good bowler.
He is survived by his mother, Connie Peterson of Seneca Falls, N.Y.; brother, Steven (Heidi) Peterson of Seneca Falls, N.Y.; sister, Kim Peterson of Seneca Falls, N.Y.; two nieces Amanda (Peter) Wadhams of Geneva, N.Y., Catrina Peterson of Seneca Falls, N.Y.; nephew, Joseph Peterson of Waterloo, N.Y.
He was predeceased by his father, Donald Peterson; his sister, Karen Peterson; his paternal grandparents Howard and Flora Peterson; and his maternal grandparents Emma Ireland and Charles Kinney.