With deep sympathy we announce the passing of our husband, Paps, Opa, brother and uncle:
Roland Wilbert Peterson
Ridder & Officier in de Orde van Oranje Nassau
Sunrise 31 October 1941 – Sunset 11 December 2017
Roland died peacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family, after a brave and valiant struggle with Parkinson’s disease.
Our loved one is still alive within us and around us. Remembering Roland with love in our hearts are his:
Loving and caring wife : Martha Peterson-Hagen
His Children and Grandchildren, who were the Pride and Joy of his Life:
Daughter : Angelique Peterson
Son : Roland Peterson Jr.
Granddaughters : Danique Soemers, Sofia Peterson
Brothers : Leonard and Flora Peterson and family, Romeo and Marlene Peterson and family
Sisters : Rona Peterson and family, Molly Anne Peterson and family
Nieces, nephews and cousins
Caregivers : Santa Marshall, Jeanette Antoe, Brigitte Jimenez
Acquaintances, former colleagues from the Aruba Police Force, former colleagues from the DOOV, former colleagues from the San Nicolas Business Association, and former colleagues from the Aruba Hospitality and Security Foundation.
Families: Peterson, Hagen, Bislip, Every, Harper, Lejuez, Soemers, Brock, Elemans, Verhoef, van Venrooij, Ros, Idzerda, Bernier, Roberts, de Windt, Coronel, Snel, Polak, de Cuba.
Invite friends and acquaintances to take part in the funeral ceremony, which will take place at: Aurora Funeral Home, Thursday 14 December 2017 from 2pm to 4pm. Followed by the internment at the Central Cemetery at Sabana Basora.
Condolences will be held at Aurora Funeral Home, Wednesday 13 December 2017 from 6pm to 9pm.
Please no condolences at home.
We apologize if during our grief we forgot to mention any family member or friend.
Weep not that Roland has gone, but smile that Roland has been.