Elbert Lee”Pete” Peterson, 74, died on Oct. 30, 2012 at Grace Living Center in Stillwater, Okla. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
He was born on Aug. 1, 1938 to Elbert Peterson and Hallie Lee Smith in Waco, Texas. He married Frankie Wall on July 1, 1983 in Stillwater, Okla.
He attended Baylor University for two years. He was a manager for AT&T for 29 years. He served in the Navy for seven years and also in the Marine Reserves for two years.
He is preceded in death by his parents and one son, Stacy.
He is survived by his wife, Frankie, of their home in Yale, Okla.; three children, Edi Peterson, Kellie Moore and Grant Moore; and five grandchildren.
Memorial Contributions may be made in his name to the OSU Foundation c/o Equestrian, P.O. Box 1749, Stillwater, Oklahoma 74076.
Condolences may be emailed to the family and an online obituary may be viewed by visiting www.strodefh.com.