Jack Peterson

Jack Levert Peterson, age 76 of Missouri Valley, Iowa, passed away on January 4, 2024. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, January 7, 2024 at the Church of Christ in Mondamin, Iowa at 2 pm.

Jack was born May 16, 1947 in Council Bluffs, Iowa. The son of Lester and Fleta (Layton)Peterson of Mondamin, Iowa.

Jack was married to Janice (Carrier) Peterson for 58 years. They met in high school and married soon after. They have one daughter, one son, 8 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

Jack worked as a barber for 50 years. He also became a realtor and invested in rental properties. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, bowling, snow skiing, ice skating, gardening, and especially golf. He had won the men’s golf club championship one year. He played the guitar and harmonica. Is a member of the Church of Christ and participated as a deacon in the past. Jack was a family centered man. He was eager to learn and became good at plumbing, electrical, construction, and mechanical work when needed. Never afraid to tackle a big project or lend a helping hand to others. His personality was charismatic. He enjoyed people and family/friends’ gatherings.

Remaining to cherish Jack Levert Peterson are his wife, Janice, daughter Patty (Troy) Hildreth, son, Stewart Peterson. Grandchildren; Jade Gross, Elaine (Levi) Preston, Dylan Gross, Perry Gross, Haley Hildreth, Gage Hildreth, Alyana Peterson, and Aaron Peterson. Great Grandchildren; Huxley Gross, Emmalyn Gross and Iyla Gross.

Preceding Jack Levert Peterson in death are parents; Lester and Fleta Peterson. Sister Ylonda Morrison. Brothers; Ralph Hussing and Jerry Hussing.



  • Barbara Smithson Posted January 5, 2024 5:37 pm

    God’s speed, Jack

  • Dusty Raymond Posted January 6, 2024 7:26 am

    So sorry for your loss! A lot of memories of us when we were in high school! You were a very good friend you will truly be missed!

  • Patricia Hofmeister Posted January 6, 2024 11:24 am

    We are sorry for all of the family. Jack was a character. We were glad to have known him and his family. What a shock. We just watched him scrap and paint the business building which was a really big feat. Our sincere sympathy for all of you.

  • Richard and Susan Fichter Posted January 7, 2024 1:26 pm

    We were so sorry to hear about Jack’s passing.
    With sympathy. In our hearts and prayers today

  • Celia Stevenson Posted January 8, 2024 12:10 pm

    Jack cut my hair for over 20 years, and I valued Jack & Jan’s friendship. I always enjoyed it when our paths crossed after their retirement so we couid catch up. My deepest sympathy to Jan and your family. No doubt, Jack be greatly missed. 💗

  • Kellie Messer Posted January 22, 2024 8:16 am

    Sorry to hear of Jack’s passing. My sincere sympathy to the family

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