Donald was born on March 17, 1933 and passed away on Saturday, October 15, 2016.
Donald was a resident of Wauwatosa, Wisconsin at the time of his passing.
Don attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he earned his undergraduate degree in 1955 and his law degree L.L.B. in 1958.
Don served for eight years in the Army Reserves and was a captain in the J.A.G. Corps.
He was married to Helen.
Visitation will be at Becker Ritter Funeral Home in Brookfield from 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Thursday October 20 with a funeral service at 5:00 p.m. Reception at Blue Mound Golf Country Club immediately following.
Donations may be made to the Donald R. Peterson Scholarship Fund at the University of Wisconsin Foundation U.S. Bank Lockbox Box 78807 Milwaukee WI 53278-0807.