Information for Ralph Victor Peterson
30 January 1891 - 28 July 1986
Obituary from The Idaho Press-Tribune
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo
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Private services for Ralph Victor
Peterson, 93, of Caldwell, who died Monday, July 28, in a
Caldwell nursing home, were conducted today at the hillcrest
Memorial Gardens, Caldwell, under the direction of Flahiff
Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
was born on Jan. 30, 1891, at Fairfield, Iowa, to Samuel and
Clara May Peterson. He was reared and educated in
Wyoming. He worked as a ranch hand in Wyoming. In
the late 1920s he moved to Montana. In 1935 he moved to
Parma where he farmed. In 1941 he moved to Caldwell
where he continued farming until his retirement in 1956.
His greatest love was gold mining.
survived by two sisters, Mrs. Florence Schrader and Mrs. Ethel
Swanson, both of Radcliff, Ky.; two nieces and two nephews.
He was preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.
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