I-I District Governor-Elect Mel Peterson Passes Away July 18, 2011Posted by Club Webmaster in Current Events/News, District & International News.
I-I District Governor-Elect Mel Peterson Passes Away
7/17/2011 - District: Illinois-E. Iowa - Submitted by: District Office
I-I District Governor-Elect Mel Peterson has passed away following a series of heart attacks suffered while traveling in Europe. Following his attendance at the Kiwanis International Convention in Geneva, Switzerland, Mel and wife Betty traveled by rail to Berlin, Germany to visit family members there. While in Berlin, Mel was admitted to the hospital where he was treated for heart related issues. Mel passed away on Saturday, July 16th with Betty at his side.
Our prayers are with Betty and the family during this time.