J. Edwin Peterman

July 23, 1911 - October 24, 2012 

J. Edwin Peterman

July 23, 1911 - October 24, 2012 

Obituary for J. Edwin Peterman

Mr. J. Edwin Peterman, age 101, of Holland, passed away on Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at the Hospice House of Holland.

Edwin was a mechanic at Hillside Tool and Die and retired after working there for 23 years. He was a man of faith who enjoyed building, gardening, reading, and architectural and mechanical design. He was a member of Central Wesleyan Church of Holland. Edwin was preceded in death by his loving wife Claire in 2002 and sisters Lillian Tomlinson, Phyllis MacDonald, Elsie Lloyd, Doris Rice and brother Wilton Peterman.

He is survived by his children:
Doreen Peterman of Ishpeming, Michigan
Barbara and Jeff Buhrer of Holland
Brian and Ruth Peterman of Kalamazoo
12 grandchildren
Multiple great-grandchildren
1 great-great grandchild
Brother Allen Peterman
Sister Marion McDonald

Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday, October 29, 2012 in the chapel of Central Wesleyan Church, 446 West 40th Street, in Holland. Please use entrance G. Burial will be in Graafschap Cemetery.

Visitation will be Sunday from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Lakeshore Memorial Services, 11939 James Street, in Holland. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Holland.

Please visit www.lakeshorememorial.com to leave a message or memory for the Peterman family.

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