Lloyd Peterson

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Retired U. S. Army, SFC, Lloyd “Pete” H. Peterson, 91, of Swansea, IL, born August 6, 1928, in Chicago, IL, died Wednesday, April 15, 2020, at Four Fountains, Belleville, IL.

Pete retired in 1974 from the United States Army after 20 years of service. He went on to continue his education prior to joining Belleville Area College (SWIC) as systems analyst, from which he retired in 1993.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert Roy and Bertha C., nee Steinmiller, Peterson; three sisters, Margaret A. Peterson, Lucille B. (Walter) Sasak, and Loretta H. (Albert) Oswald; and a brother, Leeroy W. (Helen) Peterson;

Surviving are his wife of nearly 62 years, Jacqueline Regine “JR” “Jean”, nee Pellegrino, Peterson, whom he married on July 2, 1958, in Paris, France;
two sons, Michael L. Peterson, and Mark (Nancy) Peterson;
two daughters, Lisa A. (Michael) Streicher, and Laura J. (Michael) Massingale:
three grandchildren, Eric Streicher, Adam Streicher, and Brett Massingale;
and many nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Belleville Area Humane Society. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.

Visitation: A private gathering will be held at a later date.



11 Comments on Lloyd Peterson

Kristen Weber Mathews said : Guest Report Apr 24, 2020 at 8:04 AM

Sorry for your loss, Jean and family, our long ago neighbors. Praying God will be your comfort and peace.

  • Belleville
  • IL
Mark D. Becker said : Guest Report Apr 22, 2020 at 3:59 PM

Jean and family, I am so very sorry for your personal loss. Pete was a very kind friend to me when we worked together at BAC. My sincerest thoughts and humble prayers for all.

  • Trenton
  • Illinois
Joan Springer said : Guest Report Apr 21, 2020 at 6:24 PM

My thoughts and prayers are with you Jean and your girls.

  • Belleville
  • IL
Marilyn Santner said : Guest Report Apr 20, 2020 at 10:26 AM

Jean, we are so sorry for your loss. Keeping you and your family in our prayers. George & Marilyn Santner

  • Smithton
  • IL
The Estopare Family said : Guest Report Apr 19, 2020 at 7:52 PM

Our condolences to the family. May you find peace through your memories of him. The Estopare’s

  • Imperial
  • Mo
Doug & Stephanie Blum said : Guest Report Apr 18, 2020 at 8:45 AM

We would like to give our sympathy & condition to the Peterson family at this time and thank Mr Peterson for his military service to our country. Doug & Stephanie Blum

  • Belleville
  • Illinois
Doug Garland said : Guest Report Apr 17, 2020 at 8:38 PM

RIP we had some good times bowling and playing golf God rest your soul Pete my condolences to the family.

  • Freeburg
  • Illinois
jim & Carol Cange said : Guest Report Apr 17, 2020 at 12:58 PM

Pete was a great friend for many years. We had great times playing golf and sharing our Army experiences. We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. RIP, Pete

  • nashville
  • il
Chuck & Mary Smith said : Guest Report Apr 17, 2020 at 12:45 PM

Please accept our deepest sympathy. Keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers. Chuck and Mary Smith

  • Belleville
  • Il
Darrell Gauch said : Guest Report Apr 16, 2020 at 3:32 PM

RIP 'Pete',really enjoyed our times together bowling and golfing,Hope all of your family is safe.You all have my sympathy,Bear

  • Swansea
  • IL
Mark S. Peterson said : Guest Report Apr 16, 2020 at 8:26 AM

To the father I never knew. Hope your travels will be peaceful but full of adventure. My wife Nancy, son Christopher, and I will make all attempts to get to know my two half-sisters and family as well as JR! Safe travels!

  • Ocean Springs
  • Mississippi

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