Lyons Jim, 76, died
Sunday in Lyons. He was born in Salem and lived most of his life
in the Stayton and Lyons area. Jim worked at Stout Creek Lumber
for 20 years and then started Petersen Logging, which he owned and
operated for 20 years. He was a member of the Church of God
AIC and served as a deacon. Jim enjoyed hunting, fishing,
gardening, bowling, playing cards and jigsaw puzzles. He
married Shirley Kraemer on June 14, 1958 in Mt. Angel.
Jim is survived by his
wife: Shirley; Daughter: Kelly (Rich) Bailey; Sons: Bryan
(Mickey), Greg (Dorothy), Jayme, Rob (Kelly) and Jeremy (Tasha)
Petersen. Brothers: Marvin and Richard Petersen; Sister: Rosemary
Sayre; Grandchildren 15; Great-grandchildren 4.
Visitation will be
Wednesday, November 3, 2010 from 1:00 pm 8:00 pm at North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton. Funeral service will be
Thursday, November 4, 2010 at 11:00 am at Stayton Christian Church
189 E. Washington St. Stayton. Interment will be in Lone Oak
Cemetery in Stayton. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.