MILLER — Clifford Petersen, 90, of Miller, passed away Thursday, May 25, 2017, at the Good Samaritan Society of Miller.
Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, June 2, at the First Baptist Church in Miller. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery at Miller. Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Reck Funeral Home, Miller.
Cliff was born October 18, 1926, to John and Laura (Landgrebe) Petersen in Watertown. He was thirteen years old when they moved to Miller. He was united in marriage to Donna Haeffmen September 11, 1948.
He was employed by the City of Miller for 30 years, before retiring in 1996. He had served as a deputy, a member of the fire department for 33 years, serving on the board for six years. He enjoyed his grandkids very much and loved taking them fishing and camping.
He is survived by his children, Barbara Petersen (partner, Jim Schafer) of Blain, Minn., Charles (Mary Lou) Petersen of Deer Lodge, Mont., and Judy (Jeff) Haessig of Redfield; grandchildren, Amber (Bret) Lind of Rapid City, and Dustin Haessig (Allison Nelson and Drew) of St. Lawrence; great-granddaughter, Audrey Marie Haessig; and sister, Diane Hawbecken of Vegas, Nev.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Donna.
Reck Funeral Home of Miller has been entrusted with Cliff’s arrangements.
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