Shirley Elder
B: 1939-04-28
D: 2017-12-09
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Helen Smoot
B: 1920-10-28
D: 2017-12-08
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Sherry Clark
B: 1947-03-03
D: 2017-12-06
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Clark, Sherry
Drema Mackay
B: 1926-01-13
D: 2017-11-29
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Frank Kiser
B: 1935-06-10
D: 2017-11-24
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Peggy Egan
B: 1929-09-04
D: 2017-11-19
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Egan, Peggy
Stephanie Bloomfield
B: 1967-07-22
D: 2017-11-18
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Bloomfield, Stephanie
Donald Simkins, Jr.
B: 1939-04-18
D: 2017-11-17
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Simkins, Jr., Donald
Andrea Scalf
B: 1972-08-08
D: 2017-11-04
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Scalf, Andrea
Mary Ferguson
B: 1939-07-16
D: 2017-11-02
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Ruth Tolbert
B: 1935-08-08
D: 2017-11-01
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Clifford Ross
B: 1949-03-04
D: 2017-11-01
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Glenn Hoy
B: 1934-01-09
D: 2017-10-06
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Hoy, Glenn
John Peterson, Sr.
B: 1922-07-25
D: 2017-09-24
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Peterson, Sr., John
Bertha Disciullo
B: 1931-11-10
D: 2017-08-31
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Lita Conner
B: 1931-12-01
D: 2017-08-28
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Peggy Mercer
D: 2017-08-27
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Max Wiggins, Sr.
B: 1934-09-16
D: 2017-08-21
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James Tolley
B: 1952-11-15
D: 2017-08-21
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Bobby Dickerson
B: 1933-02-01
D: 2017-08-15
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Curtis Drummond
B: 1934-10-17
D: 2017-08-12
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14214 Carrollton Blvd.
PO Box 236, Smithfield, VA 23431
Carrollton, VA 23314
Phone: 757-357-2979
Fax: 757-745-7672
John Peterson, Sr.
In Memory of
John Henry Peterson, Sr.
1922 -
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Condolence From: Bob Keehn, Nautilus Alumni Association Secretary
Condolence: Dear John Peterson, Jr. and Helen and your families,

On behalf of USS Nautilus SSN571 shipmates and their families, please accept sincere condolences for the loss of your dear father. Our Nautilus crew list shows that John served aboard Nautilus from 1959-60 as a Chief Petty Officer Electricians Mate (EMC). We salute his service to our country and to Nautilus. John’s departure on Eternal Patrol will be shared with his shipmates and recorded in the log at the Nautilus Alumni website. May our Lord bless and console you during this time of sorrow.
Sunday November 12, 2017
Condolence From: Gene Rutter
Condolence: Speaking for the Tarheel Base Submarine Veterans, we offer our deepest condolences and prayers to the family and friends of John. He was part of the Greatest Generation and served his country well.
A "Brother of the Phin". he like all Submarine veterans proudly wore his earned dolphins on his chest. Sailor, rest your oar. We have the watch.
Chaplain Gene Rutter
USSVI Tarheel Base
Friday September 29, 2017
Condolence From: Dick Helm
Condolence: On behalf of Tidewater Chapter, U.S. Submarine Veterans of WWII, we offer our deepest sympathy to John's family on the occasion of his departure on Eternal Patrol. Sailor, rest your oar.

Dick Helm, Associate Member, Past VA State Cdr.

Friday September 29, 2017
Condolence From: Mary P Scannell
Condolence: My deepest sympathies to everyone. Uncle John will be missed.
I will keep,him and all,of you in my prayers
Love to all
Wednesday September 27, 2017