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Obituary for Derek Peterson

Derek  Peterson
Derek Peterson
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Sadly the family announces the sudden passing of Derek Peterson 44, of Rainy River First Nation on Sunday January 7, 2018 at his residence.

Derek was born on March 30, 1973 to parents Allen and Melvina (nee Blackburde) Peterson.

He enjoyed watching nascar and local stock car racing, working on stock cars, fishing and spending time with his son Jesse.

Derek will be greatly missed by his son Jesse and Jesse’s mother Pam Mandamin, his siblings Deanna Peterson of Emo, Florabelle (Randy) Both of Chapple Twp, Dwayne Blackburde of Rainy River First Nation, and Leann Frederickson of Winnipeg. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Derek was predeceased by his parents Allen and Melvina Peterson.

A traditional wake will be held on Thursday January 11, 2018 from 4 p.m. at the Rainy River First Nation Gymnasium followed by a traditional service on Friday January 12m 2018 at 10.a.m. with Elder Albert Hunter officiating. Interment will take place in Rainy River First Nation.

Pall Bearers will be John Mandamin, Gabriel Mandamin, Lawrence Kelly, Kevin Hagen, Kevin Callaghan
and Chad Blackburde.
If desired memorial donations may be made in memory of Derek to the Canadian Diabetes Association c/o Northridge Funeral Home, Box 89, Emo, ON P0W 1E0. Online condolences may be offered at www.northridgefuneralhome.com

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807-482-3788 Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
6446 Hwy 11 West
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca
807-482-3788 Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
6446 Hwy 11 West
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca
807-482-3788 Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
6446 Hwy 11 West
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca
807-482-3788 Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
6446 Hwy 11 West
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca
807-482-3788 Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
6446 Hwy 11 West
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca