Jeffrey Peterson

Obituary of Jeffrey A. Peterson

Jeffrey Allan Peterson, 64, of Falconer passed away Wednesday (June 10, 2020) in UPMC Chautauqua. A lifelong area resident he was born July 1, 1955 in Jamestown, the son of the late Gerald Allen and Janice Elaine Carlson. Jeff was a 1974 graduate of Jamestown High School and was employed by Acu-Rite for 18 years. He was currently employed by the Post Journal. He enjoyed his family, playing softball, fishing and taking care of animals. Surviving are his wife Bette A. Peterson whom he married August 3, 1975; five children: Michelle (Reid) Johnson of Ellington, Jeffrey A. (Danielle) Peterson of Falconer, Gerald “Chuck” (Jennifer) Peterson of Jamestown, Lisa A. Peterson of Falconer, Christine (Matthew) Emmick of Ellington; 11 grandchildren: Elizabeth Brown, Mikaela Johnson, Zachary Peterson, Alex Peterson, Emily Johnson, Alexis Peterson, Lucas Peterson, Traya Allen-Begel, Elisabeth Wilson, Curtis Wilson, Jordan Allen; 7 great grandchildren: Annaliese, Chloe, Bailey and Graham Brown, Conner and Spencer Overbeck and Charlotte Wilson; 2 brothers: Stephen (Natalie) Peterson, David (Debbie) Peterson; 2 sisters: Diane Peterson of Jamestown, Lori (David) Bourquin of Jamestown and several nieces and nephews. Besides his grandparents he was preceded in death by a granddaughter Zoe Rayne Emmick; a great granddaughter Norah Brown and a brother John Peterson. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in the Falconer Funeral Home. Andrew R. Peterson, his nephew will officiate. Burial will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery. (Due to CDC guidelines and COVID 19 restrictions 25 percent of funeral home capacity is allowed in the funeral home.) Friends will be received by the family from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and one hour prior to the funeral service Saturday in the funeral home. (Due to CDC guidelines and COVID 19 restrictions 25 percent of funeral home capacity is allowed in the funeral home.) Memorials may be donated to Chautauqua County Humane Society, 2825 Strunk Rd., Jamestown, NY 14701.
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Friday
12
June

Visitation

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, June 12, 2020
Falconer Funeral Home, Inc., Falconer, NY
44 West Falconer St.
Falconer, New York, United States
Saturday
13
June

Funeral Service

10:00 am
Saturday, June 13, 2020
Falconer Funeral Home, Inc., Falconer, NY
44 West Falconer St.
Falconer, New York, United States
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