Gary D. Pettersen

Sunday, July 26, 2020
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On July 8, 2020 Gary D. Pettersen died at the age of 82 after heart and cancer complications.

Gary was born in Dawson C o u n t y and graduated from DCHS in 1955. Gary enlisted in the Army and later became a Secret Service Agent for President Eisenhower at Camp David. He settled in New Jersey after marrying Marie Corridino. Gary worked for Merrick Scales for many years before starting his own company similar to Merrick’s.

Survivors include his wife, Marie; their children, Gary Jr. and Karen; three grandchildren; and a younger brother, Jim, of Glendive.