Garrett Wayne Peterman, age 60, of McBride, Michigan, went to be with the Lord on March 19, 2012 at his home with his family and friends at his side. Garett was born February 15, 1952 in Sheridan, the son of Derward and Rhea (Dobbrastine) Peterman. He was raised in the Edmore area and attended Montabella High School graduating Class of 1971. On January 27, 1973, Garett married Linda Hansen in Edmore. They spent many wonderful years together.
Garett worked as a Maintenance Mill Wright at Federal Mogul for
over twenty-three years. His hobbies included farming, hunting and loved spending time with his family. He attended the First Baptist Church of Stanton. Garett was a firefighter with the Day Township
Fire Department for over forty years, eight of which, he acted as the Fire Chief. He farmed most of his life and he worked with his father at the Cliff and Der’s Ford Dealership in Edmore.
Garett leaves behind his wife Linda Peterman; son Branden (Carrie) Peterman of Edmore; three grandchildren Addisen, Darby, and Esten; two brothers Larry Peterman of Mt. Pleasant and Jack Peterman of McBride; one sister Linda Hardin of Virginia Beach, VA; several nieces, nephews and friends.
Garett was preceded in death by his parents Derward and Rhea Peterman; two brothers Rodney and Ronny Peterman and one brother-in-law Allen Hardin.
Funeral services in Garett’s memory will be Monday, March 26, 2012 at 5:00 P.M. at the First Baptist Church of Stanton with Visitation held one hour before the service. Pastor Ryan White will officiate the service. A luncheon will be held following at the church.
Memorial contributions in Garett’s name may be made to the First Baptist Church.
Condolences to the family may be expressed utilizing the guestbook below.