Sunday 5 Jul 1959 — Vallejo Times Herald
A. W. Peterson
Arthur Walter Peterson of 606 Jennings Ave., a veteran of both World Wars who spent 30 years in the U. S. Navy before retiring as a commander, died at a local hospital yesterday following a short illness. He was 63.
A native of Eureka, Mr Peterson had been a resident of Vallejo for the past 12 years. He was a member of the Masonic order.
Mr. Peterson is survived by his wife, Mrs. Elsie A. Peterson of Vallejo: a daughter, Mrs. Helen E. Ard of Oakland: and a sister, Mrs Esther Short of Eureka.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Twin Chapels.