PETERMAN, RENE' "Pete" age 86, died Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at the Genesys Hospice Care Center. Memorial Services will be 11:00 A.M. Saturday, February 9, 2013 at the Hill Funeral Home, 11723 S. Saginaw St., Grand Blanc, MI. Rev. Hank Messing officiating. Visitation will be Friday from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. Rene' was born August 31, 1926 in Mt. Morris, MI. to parents Fred and Dulcie (Mitchell) Peterman. He retired from General Motors in 1986 after 42 years of service. Rene' was a graduate of Michigan State University. He married Jacqueline Hruska April 20, 1956 in Flint. Rene' was a member of the Flint Institute of Arts, Grand Blanc Historical Museum, past member and President of the American Electroplaters Society, and American Society of Metals, American Legion and a charter member of Buick Town Chapter of Buick Club of America. He had a love for the outdoors including hunting, camping, fishing, gardening and rock hunting. He also loved "making pot" which is how he jokingly referred to making pottery. Surviving are children Linda Nicholas, George Peterman, Lorene (Chris) Anderson; grandchildren Courtney Peterman, George Peterman II; great-grandchildren Bryden and Ariaunna; brother Don; sisters Jane and Dulcianna; sister-in-law Lorraine; several nieces and nephews; dear friends Rosemary and Wiley Edmonds and family. Preceded in death by wife Jacqueline; son John; brother Frederick; sister Delphine and son-in-law Robert. Memorial contributions may be made to Genesys Hospice or Holy Family Church Outreach.
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