Kevin Duane Peterson, age 46 of Prescott, WI, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 22, 2019. Kevin was born February 23, 1973 in Robbinsdale, MN to parents Duane R. and Sandra L. (Heeney) Peterson. Kevin graduated from Columbia Heights High School with the Class of 1991. On April 30, 2005, he was united in marriage to his best friend, Lynn Mulligan. Kevin was a proud dad to his two children, Hanna and Ayden.
Kevin worked at Prescott Smoke Shop and Scab’s Place for many years. Outside of work, Kevin enjoyed time spent with family and his children. Kevin enjoyed attending, and at times coaching, his kids sporting events, playing mini-golf, video games, and enjoying treats with them at the local DQ. Kevin also enjoyed an occasional trip to the bowling alley. Some of his favorite times were the annual family cabin trip to Siren, Wisconsin. He loved family gatherings, especially ones that involved mom’s home cooked meal.
Kevin is survived by his wife, Lynn; his daughter, Hanna; his son, Ayden; his father, Duane (Wendy) Peterson; grandparents, Les (Donna) Leiviska; sisters, Renee Bailey, and Katie (Josh) Morisch; brother, Tyler Peterson; nieces, Abby and Emily Morisch; nephew, Jamie Lewis; mother-in-law, DeeDee Mulligan; as well as many in-laws from the Mulligan family, and many other relatives and friends. Kevin was preceded in death by his mother, Sandy; and his grandparents.
Services celebrating the life of Kevin Duane Peterson will be held at 6:30pm on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at the Joy Lutheran Church, 1435 Saint Croix St. in Prescott, WI, with Pastor Steve Meyer officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family. Services have been entrusted to the O’Connell-Benedict Family Funeral Home of Prescott, WI. 715-262-5404