Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Visitation ~ 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Rosary ~ 7:00 p.m.
Svoboda Funeral Home ~ Wahoo, Nebraska
*The Rosary will be live streamed on the Svoboda Funeral Home Facebook page.
A private burial will be held at Sunrise North Cemetery, Wahoo, NE.
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Michael M. Peterson, 63, of Wahoo, NE, passed away on Saturday, February 6, 2021 at the Saunders Medical Center LTC in Wahoo, NE. Mike was born December 18, 1957 to Lyle and Loretta (Chapek) Peterson. He grew up in Wahoo and graduated from Bishop Neumann High School in 1976.
Mike worked primarily as a carpenter after learning the trade from his father, and was self-employed for many years. Additionally, he worked at Pizza Hut, Energy P.H.D., Hansen Well Drilling, H2Optimal, and NP Mart. Mike was a life-long learner who loved reading, politics, history, sudoku and crossword puzzles, comic books, cartoons, classic movies and music, especially 1950’s blues and rock-n-roll.
He is survived by siblings, Ana Capek of Brooklyn, NY, Pat (Ann) Peterson of Fremont, NE and Mary Taylor of Wahoo, NE; nephews, Owen, Lance and Sam; many other family members and friends. A devoted son, Mike was preceded in death by his parents, Lyle and Loretta Peterson, and brother, Jon Peterson.