Robert D. Peterson Jr.
09/29/1976 - 01/19/2024
Obituary For Robert D. Peterson Jr.
Robert D. Peterson Jr.,47, passed away in a trucking accident in Cherry Valley, Illinois on January19, 2024. He is survived by his two sons, Dominick and Cary, ages 20 and 15. Robert or “Bobby” as he was known by family and friends was born on September 29, 1976 in Wheaton, Illinois. After moving to Bonita, Florida in 8th grade Bobby enjoyed playing football for Estero High where he graduated from in 1994. After high school he worked as a corrections officer before moving to Staten Island. There he began working as a UPS driver where he worked for over 20 years until his passing. He was a devout Christian and loving member of the community. He was always the first person to run over to a friends house in a time of need, a real example of willing to give the shirt off his back for someone in need. A memorial service is being held at Gateway Cathedral, 200 Boscombe Ave., on Feb. 3rd at 10am.