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Travis Peterson

Travis L. Peterson, age 34, of Rice Lake died Friday, February 1, 2019 at his home.

He was born on January 29, 1985 to Richard and Deborah (Miles) Peterson in Eau Claire. Following graduation from North High School, Travis attended and then graduated from UW Eau Claire with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Public Health. During high school and college he worked for Farm and Fleet. Before working with Barron County as an inspector for the Department of Health and Human Services, he worked as a Pharmacy Technician with Mayo Clinic Health System-Eau Claire. Travis enjoyed watching all sports, playing video games and rock music.

Travis is survived by his parents, Richard and Deborah Peterson of Eau Claire; brother, Trevor (Kayla) Peterson of Augusta; nephews, Easton and Cashton Peterson; many uncles and aunts; his best friends, Ryan, Andy, Rob and Dave; godmother, Diane Peterson of Lake Hallie; and many cousins, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Ellsworth and Esther Peterson, Calvin and Ruth Miles; godfather, Charles Peterson; and many uncles and aunts.

Memorial Service will be held 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at Evergreen Funeral Home (off Golf Road one block east of Hwy 93) with Pastor Mary Erickson officiating. A visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until time of service. A private interment will be held at a later date. Evergreen Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred. To send your condolence to the family, please visit our obituaries at www.evergreenfuneralhome.com.