September 18, 2012
Roy S. Peterson, a longtime resident of Issaquah, passed away at the age of 85 on Sept. 10, 2012, at Aegis of Issaquah.
Roy was born July 30, 1927, in Bellingham, the son of John and Amanda Peterson. He was raised in Bellingham, where he graduated from Meridian High School and Western Washington University. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and played football at WWU.
On July 8, 1949, he married Lois Gene Reyman in Bellingham. They moved to Issaquah in 1952 and spent 53 years together.