Roger Neal Peterson
Oct. 6th, 1949 - June 8th, 2022
Last updated 6/16/2022 at 8:02am
Roger Peterson, 72, farmer, cattleman, cowboy, died on June 8th, 2022 surrounded by family and holding a fistful of wheat at Sacred Heart Hospital in Spokane, Wash. He's now farming fields where the bushel count is always high and stripe rust never happens. Roger was born Oct. 6th, 1949 to Chester and Katie Peterson.
Roger attended Reardan High School. After graduating, he got in his brand-new Pontiac GTO and drove down to WSU, where he always carried a briefcase to class and graduated from veterinary school in 1973. Roger joined a Spokane vet clinic and worked at Playfair Race Course, whe...