Victor G. Peterson, 93, died April 21, 2011, at Palm Garden of Vero Beach.
He was born in St. Paul, Minn., and lived in Vero Beach since 1954, where he was a seasonal resident since 1926. He was an Army Air Force veteran of World War II.
Before retirement, he was a carpenter, building and selling homes for 40 years.
He was of the Lutheran faith.
He graduated from Vero Beach High School in 1936.
Survivors include his cousins, Dr. Jeri Nelson of Wisconsin, Robert Peterson, of Alaska and Kersten Lindell, of Sweden.
Memorial contributions may be made to Shiloh Youth Ranch, 10655 Roseland Road, Sebastian, FL 32958.
A life celebration gathering will be at a later date. Burial will be at Crestlawn Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Cox-Gifford-Seawinds Funeral Home and Crematory in Vero Beach.
A guestbook may be signed at www.seawindsfh.com/obituaries.php.