3/31/15 —- Steven Eric Peterson

Mr. Steven Eric Peterson, age 63 of Nashville, Tennessee passed away, Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at St. Thomas Midtown Hospital in Nashville, TN.

Graveside Services will be held Tuesday, March 31 at 1 PM at Rose Hill Memoriaflower27l Gardens with Pastor Shane Hines officiating.

Mr. Peterson, a native of Milam, Indiana, was the son of the late, Dale and Bettie Pate Peterson.

Mr. Peterson worked as a truck driver and especially enjoyed driving the truck which carried equipment for Father Ryan High School Marching Band. He became very involved with the students and their parents and became a valuable member of the band. He also drove on tour with VanGuard Musicians, a group of high school and college performers. These experiences eventually led to touring and driving for many country music stars.

Mr. Peterson was also a member of the Roadfood team, a group of people who met at various restaurants in various locations to meet, eat and critique the local flavor. Results of their experiences and their recommendations can be found online. Mr. Peterson also enjoyed reading.

Mr. Peterson is survived by two sisters, Sally Brown and her husband, Lincoln of Tullahoma and Sue Munz of San Diego, CA and five nieces and nephews, Whitney Scott and Rebecca Releford, both of Tullahoma, James Dibble and his wife, Kim of Brentwood, Holly Anastas and her husband, Jeff of San Diego, CA and Ryan Muze of Los Angelos, CA.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to the Father Ryan Marching Band.