Paul Peterson

Paul Peterson (BS Metallurgy ’50) died January 26, 2012, in Muskegon, Mich. He was 84. He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, on February 11, 1927, to Ralph L. and Laura (Laberteaux) Peterson.

A veteran of the U.S. Army, he served in Italy during WWII. After his service, he attended Michigan State University where he received his degree in metallurgical engineering in 1950. Shortly after graduating, he moved to Muskegon and was employed by Sealed Power, working locally as well as in Ohio, Belgium, and Mexico.