Douglas A. Peterson

Douglas A. “Adrian” Peterson, 66, of Russell, PA., died Sunday evening, February 26, 2017 at Snyder Memorial Home, Marienville, PA., after an extended illness. He was born March 23, 1950 in Warren, PA. Doug was the son of the late Albert and Ruth Thompson Peterson. He was a lifelong Warren area resident and a 1968 graduate of Warren High School and later from Triangle Tech of Erie, PA., where he earned his associates degree as a certified electrician and graduated with honors of his class. He was employed as an electrician with Deluxe Metals and later with RHI Monofrax of Jamestown, N.Y. He enjoyed hunting with his father and hiking with his grandson.

Douglas is survived by his wife of 16 years, Perrice “Peppi” Bearfield Peterson whom he married November 24, 2000 in Warren, PA., 5 children -Wendy Dickey and Jeff Dickey both of Warren, PA., Mindy Lincoln and husband, Frank of Russell, PA., Jeremy Kasaback and wife, Jessica of Sheffield, PA., Cindy Bearfield of Russell, PA., 1 Sister – Linda Knapp and husband, Arden “Bucky” of Warren, PA., 9 Grandchildren – Andrew Bearfield, Zay Lavon White, Francis Lincoln, Jr., Malia Mae Lincoln, Hayden Patricia Kasaback, Amari Scott White, Evan Kasaback, Owen Kasaback, Isaac Joseph Lincoln, several nieces and nephews also survive.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1 Brother – James Peterson, 1 Nephew – Scott Peterson.

A Memorial Service will be conducted on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at Russell United Methodist Church with Rev. Jerome Kennedy, Pastor, officiating. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Russell United Methodist Church Daycare Program, 17 N. Main St., P.O. Box 28, Russell, PA. 16345, or to Eisenhower Sports Booster, 3700 Route 957, Russell, PA. 16345.

Email condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com The Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc. has been entrusted with funeral arrangements.