Rev. Russell A. Peterson of Chisago City died Jan. 20 at Parmly LifePoints at the age of 87. Peterson served as pastor of Evangelical Lutheran Church of Cokato from 1962 to 1981 before serving at Chisago Lake Evangelical Lutheran Church.
Visitation will take place from 3 to 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3 at Zion Lutheran Church in Chisago City. Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the church and interment at Chisago Memorial Park. Memorials suggested to Zion Lutheran Church.
A group will be leaving from the Evangelical Luthern Church of Cokato at 9:30 a.m. to attend the funeral. Those interested should call the church at (320) 286-5964.
A full obituary can be found in the Monday, Jan. 30 edition.