Petersen, Lowell Laird, Saginaw, Michigan

Beloved and loving husband, father, brother, uncle and friend, passed away suddenly Saturday, July 16, 2011, at his home. Age 57 years. Lowell Laird Petersen was born August 8, 1953, in Bay City, the son of the late Charles Duane and Marjorie Mae (Fry) Petersen. He graduated from Garber High School with the Class of 1971, and later received his Bachelor degree from Central Michigan University. He owned and operated The Other Guys - Car Audio Specialists in Saginaw and in Midland. He was a car enthusiast. He was a member of the Mercury Marauder Club, the Oldsmobile Club, and was a regular participant in the Woodward Dream Cruise. He married Judy Ann Meagher on November 1, 1980. She survives him, along with their three children, Meghan Petersen and her fiancé Anthony Jurek, Kate Petersen, and Charles Petersen; two sisters, Marjorie and Don Holsinger, Carol and Dale Reinke; his father-in-law, William G. Meagher and his wife Leandra; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Lynn and Kirby Pettyjohn and William J. and Jody Meagher; many nieces, nephews, and other relatives. He was predeceased by his mother-in-law, Patricia Hover Meagher. Cremation has taken place. His family will receive friends on Wednesday, July 20, 2011 from 2:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the W. L. Case & Company Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Road.