William Wallace Peterson III, 81, of Wilmington and formerly of Madeira Beach, FL. died Friday January 16, 2009 after a long illness.
Pete was born on September 17, 1927 in Cincinnati Ohio, the son of the late William Wallace Peterson, Jr. and Elizabeth Swain Peterson.
He was a retired systems Analyst with Burdines in Tampa, FL. He served in Korea as a member of the US Army Signal Corp.
Surviving are his sister Elizabeth Peterson Manuele and her husband Frank of St James, NC and a nephew Kenneth Manuele of Squaw Valley, CA, and niece Kathryn Braun of Bethel, CT.
A memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service 1535 S. 41st street Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099