Eric Lars Petersen

08/21/1959 - 02/15/2021

Obituary For Eric Lars Petersen

Estacada resident, Eric Petersen, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on February 15, 2021. He was 61 years old.
A celebration of his life will be held 11:00 AM, Saturday, August 21, 2021 at Estacada First Baptist Church in Estacada.
Eric Lars Petersen was born August 21, 1959 to Malcom and Mary Petersen. He was raised in Portland and went to MLK and Creston Grade Schools and Franklin High School. He worked several jobs mainly in the restaurant field. He worked for Marriott for many years and also worked for Harvest Homes and Grace Place retirement homes where he was a chef. He retired due to illness. On October 3, 2020, he had a life changing accident and succumbed to his injuries.
Eric enjoyed the outdoors, Alaska, fishing, camping, frisbee golf, racing, foosball and loved his family dog Clydie.
Survivors include his sons, Nicholas Trif-Petersen, Cory Trif; sister, Lynn Petersen; father Malcom (Betty) Petersen; and grandson, Allen Hill. He was preceded in death by his mother; sister, Lori Grover and grandparents.



Funeral Service

11:00 AM
Estacada First Baptist Church
29101 SE Eagle Creek Road
Estacada,, OR 97023
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I am so sad to see Eric passed away. He was a very kind person and I enjoyed working with him at Grace Place. He was always kind to the residents. I always had a good laugh with him. Love and light for his family and friends heavy hearts
- Kate Raymer
He will be missed by many who loved him
- Sharon Wooten

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