Reverend Lyle E. Peterson, age 87, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at the Veteran’s Hospital in Elsmere.
Lyle served our country in the U.S. Navy, and retired after many years as a Baptist minister.
He was predeceased by his daughter-in-law Robin Peterson. Lyle is survived by his wife of 63 ½ years Elsie; children Mary Nelson (George), Brenda Boston (Randy), and Myrick Peterson; sister Barbara Maynard; grandchildren Shawn Nelson (Abby), Christopher Nesbitt (Yuko), Johanna Boston, Bethany Boston, Timothy Boston (Kami), Caleb Boston (Carolyn), Kimberly King (Ken), and Randy Peterson (Samatha); as well as nine great-grandchildren.
A viewing will be held on Saturday, August 4 at 9:30 am at Berean Baptist Church, 1 Holcolmb Ln., New Castle, DE 19720 with a funeral service at 10:30. Interment will follow in Silverbrook Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Berean Baptist Church. T send messages of condolence visit