October 14, 1927 - April 22, 2016


Walt Pederson; sailor, cowboy, mechanic, racer, teacher, businessman, inventor, explorer, author, politician, entrepreneur, scientist, private eye, hero, friend, husband, father and grandfather; died Friday, April 22, 2016.

He was preceded in death by his wife Arlene and is survived by his second wife Katie Pederson; brother Paul Pederson; his sisters Lucille Henderson and Luella Boseovski; and his children, Tim Pederson, Cheri Burda, Cathy Pederson, Cindy Anderson and Mark Pederson; 17 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren.

He was energetic, friendly, brave, compassionate and no one ever doubted he was a Christian.

A Service of Remembrance and Celebration will be held at Northern Lights, 10376 112th Ave., Milaca, MN on Friday, April 29th from 2PM to 6PM. People are invited to come and share brief comments on their experience of Walt.