Richard S. Peterson, 69, of North Branch died unexpectedly on Friday, May 2, 2014 at his home. Richard Sexton Peterson was born June 9, 1944 in St. Croix Falls, WI to Gust Sexton and Gussie Ruth (Carroll) Peterson.
He grew up in St. Croix Falls and moved to the North Branch area. He would later marry and have one son Robert. Richard drove fuel delivery truck for Mobil Gas. He was preceded in death by his parents, son Robert A. Peterson and sister Kathleen Underwood. Richard is survived by two grandsons Daniel and Nathan Peterson of North Branch, as well as other relatives and friends. There will be no services scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements were with the Carlson-Lillemoen Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Cambridge. Online condolences at www.carlsonlillemoen.com