Jim Peterson
June 28, 1955 - August 7, 2011
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Fargo Funeral Home
400 West Wisconsin Avenue
Kaukauna, WI 54130
Thursday 8/11, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fargo Funeral Home
400 West Wisconsin Avenue
Kaukauna, WI 54130
St. Nicholas Catholic Cemetery
Freedom, WI
Friday 8/12, 1:15 pm
St. Nicholas Catholic Church
N4088 County Trunk E
Freedom, WI
Friday 8/12, 12:00 pm

Jim Peterson, 56, of Freedom died Sunday August 7, 2011 at home with his family by his side.He was born on June 28, 1955 to Edwin and Alice (Green) Peterson.On August 23, 1986 he married Karol (Schuh) Peterson. They were blessed with two children, Jill and Ben, for whom he devoted his life.His children brought…

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Blanche Cumiskey left a message on August 17, 2011:
Sending condolences to all of you who will miss Jim. He sounds like a wonderful dad, husband, and friend by the nice comments I just read from those who knew him. I am a first cousin, Blanche Peterson Cumiskey. May the good memories of Jim last a long time.
Denis & Judy Betts left a message on August 14, 2011:
Just returned from Canada and heard about Jim. So sorry. We are friends and cousins to Jerry and Bev, so have heard good things about you and Jim. Know you are in our prayers and thoughts. Hugs and blessings, Denis and Judy
Judy Ward & family left a message on August 13, 2011:
We were all saddened and shocked by Jim's passing. Our family had many good laughs with Jim and his brothers. Special in his own way. Truly a great Daryl brother. We pray for all of you. We will miss him terribly.
John & Marshalynn Meehan left a message on August 12, 2011:
So sorry we were not able to be there, but we were in Dover, DE for John's fathers funeral. John's dad passed away Mon night. We will never forget Jim's smile and jokes he use to tell at the MX Tracks. You are all in our prayers.
Angela Bellile left a message on August 12, 2011:
Carol and Family Just wanted to send a note to let you know that my thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time. Sincerly, Angela Bellile
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Joe and Laura Schumacher left a message on August 11, 2011:
We are sorry for your loss and pray for healing in your family. He will be missed by all.
Chuck and Judy Stangel left a message on August 10, 2011:
I was thinking about Jim and I was thinking about Heaven. It is said that Heaven is a place of unimaginable beauty, a place that is more wonderful than anything on this earth. I thought about this because I cannot think of a person I have known who has loved the earth, loved being on the earth and loved working with the earth more than Jim. Now he's in a place more beautiful than anything he could have imagined. We're sad he's gone because he was our friend and we will miss him. If Heaven is good enough for Jim, knowing what a good father, friend and landscaper he was here on earth, then we all have something wonderful to look forwad to. Karol, Jill and Ben please know that our prayers are with you.
Mike, Acey, Shado, Carl & Samantha LaCount left a message on August 10, 2011:
Our family had the pleasure of meeting Morgan at the races. We will never forgot what an amazing and positive person Morgan was. We can not express our gratitude that we have had to know Morgan and he will forever live in our hearts. Our deepest condolences & prayers are extended to Karol, Jill and Ben
Kim & Sharon Kidney left a message on August 9, 2011:
To the Jim Peterson Family, My wife and I met Jim when he was landscaping a neighbor’s property. As we struck up a conversation with him, we became impressed with his friendliness, professionalism, knowledge of trees and plants, honesty, integrity, and the way he lived his Christian faith. We subsequently placed four orders over several years for planting trees on our property. All of the trees are very beautiful and enhance our property. Many nursery customers like us will miss Jim. You are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.
Debra Kadon left a message on August 9, 2011:
My condolences to the Peterson family. I met Jim when he was recommended to complete my landscaping. I always made sure I spent a few minutes talking to him. His smile and friendliness made me smile. He would remind me to see the positives in life. He was so proud of the work he did and it showed in the results of his work. He actually showed up early one Saturday morning to complete work he could not during the week due to bad weather; however, he didn't get much done. We were too busy talking and laughing. He will be missed.
Linda & Dale Darmody left a message on August 9, 2011:
Dear Karol,Jill & Ben, Our deepest sympathy to all of you on the loss of Jim. Jim is truly one person that will be missed deeply by all who knew him. I was deeply touched by knowing him when we bought our new house and he was our landscaper. He always had a smile on his face and treated every customer with the deepest respect. He helped us through some water issues in our yard and I remember him giving up his Sunday to complete the job. He truly is our hero and will be missed. Please remember when someone you love becomes a memory the memory becomes a treasure. I hold this statement close to my heart. The Darmodys
Gary and Joan Lemke left a message on August 8, 2011:
Karol,Jill, and Ben, You could not have a person to be more proud of as a husband and father than Jim. He thought the world of you and talked about you all often. That smile, those jokes, the help, the encouragement, the positive attitude,his work ethic, his friendship, and "the lobster" will never be forgotten. Our loss is heaven's gain! His dad needed help in the garden and we can't even comprehend the joy for them to be together again.
Paul and Dawn Soletski left a message on August 8, 2011:
Jim's positive outloook and attitude will be remembered for years to come. One super guy!
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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