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Obituary for Michael Peterson

Michael D. Peterson, 59 years, of Fremont, NE passed away Friday, August 5, 2022 at Methodist Fremont Health.

Michael was born on October 24, 1962 to Theodore Jr. and Joan (Kinser) Peterson in Shenandoah, IA. After high school, Michael served in the United States Army from October 10, 1980 to September 30, 1983. In the mid 80’s, Michael met Sandy O’Hara and together they had a daughter, Courtney. He loved his daughter more than anything. Michael also enjoyed the Nebraska Cornhuskers, horses, motorcycle riding, and traveling to Florida and Sturgis.

He is survived by his daughter, Courtney O’Hara of Duran, OK; brothers, Kevin (Cathy) Peterson of Fremont, NE, Kraig (Michelle) Peterson, 3 grandchildren, Anthony, Caylee and Austin; and his girlfriend of 20 years, Debbie Kriecer.

Michael was preceded in death by his parents.

Graveside Services with Military Honors will be 2 PM, Friday, August 12, 2022 at the Omaha National Cemetery in Omaha, Nebraska.

Online condolences may be left at

Moser Memorial Chapel, 2170 N Somers Ave. Fremont, NE 68025.