Greg Allen Peterson was born Feb. 3, 1963, and died Oct. 2, 2021, from complications with COVID-19 Pneumonia. Greg was a farmer North of Monte Vista, Colo. He grew up in the Sargent area and graduated in the Sargent High class of 1981.
He went on to earn a degree in Diesel Mechanics from Wyoming Tech. His love in life was farming, riding snowmobiles, hunting, and collecting toy tractors. He was often found at the Campus Café, Sunflour Café and the Gunbarrel Station surrounded by his friends.
Greg is survived by his parents Ronald and Judy Peterson of Monte Vista, Colo., sister Lisa (Rick) Robirds of Monte Vista, Colo., brother Mark (Michele) Peterson, of Monte Vista, Colo., and sister Tricia (Rodney) Clemens of Phoenix, Ariz.; his nieces Kayla (Jerett) Lazor, Bethany (Shea Williams) Robirds, Megan Peterson, and Samantha Clemens; his nephews Jacob Robirds, Micheal Peterson, Mitchell Peterson and Steven Clemens; great nephews Blake and Oliver Lazor; special family friends, Bill Torgler and Tammy Torgler.
Greg was preceded in death by his grandparents, Melvin and Goldie Peterson and Reed and Bertha Whittier. He will be missed by many friends and family.
A visitation was held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021, at the Rogers Family Mortuary in Monte Vista. Cremation followed with the visitation and a memorial service being held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021, at the Sargent Community Church with interment of ashes following in the Monte Vista Cemetery. Family and Friends will be gathering after services back at the Church.
Contributions are suggested to the UC Health Transplant Center-Anschutz Medical Campus and may be made in care of the funeral home office. To express condolences or words of comfort, please visit www.rogersfunerals.com.
Rogers Family Mortuary in Monte Vista is in care of the arrangements.