Hubert Newton Peterson1924-2016
Hubert Newton Peterson of Grand Junction passed away on Dec. 29 at HopeWest Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction. He was 92.
Private family services will be held at a later date.
Mr. Peterson was a former Eagle County Treasurer for many years. His survivors include his sons, David Lee Peterson of Gilmer, Texas, and Kevin Hopkins of Grand Junction; his daughter, Shawnna Hopkins of Silt; seven grandchildren; and fourteen great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made in Hubert’s name to HopeWest Hospice Care Center 3090 N. 12th Street, Unit B, Grand Junction, CO 81506. Arrangements are under the direction of Martin Mortuary.
Heroes look like these guys: Bill “Sarge” Brown, Bob Parker, Pete Seibert, Sandy Treat, Dick Over, Hugh Evans and so many others from the 10th Mountain Division who helped win World War II and, while building the peace, also built the ski industry in the United States.