June 17, 1989 ~ November 26, 2019

Born in: Englewood, Colorado
Resided in: Denver, Colorado

Sam was born on June 17th, 1989, in Englewood, Colorado, and passed away in Denver.

He has left behind his parents, Kermit and Robin Peterson; his significant other, Kate Kunzie; and his brothers Anthony and Michael Peterson.

He earned his graduate from Colorado State University, then went on to receive his JD from the University of Pittsburgh. He worked at the Sierra Nevada Corporation as a lawyer.

His memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 20th, 2019 at 3pm at the Horan & McConaty Family Chapel at 1091 S. Colorado Boulevard, Denver, CO 80246.

Reception to follow, the place is still to be determined, but his family would like to invite you to toast a Modelo to him there.

Please leave a comment as condolence for his family below.


Memorial Celebration: November 30, 2019 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Horan & McConaty - South Denver
1091 S. Colorado Blvd.
Denver, CO 80246

Room: Family Chapel

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Sam Peterson's name.

Colorectal Cancer Research Fund

13001 E. 17th Place, Mail Stop A065
Aurora, CO 80045

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  1. Kerm, Robin and boys,
    Susan and I send our condolences to you. Sam sounds like such a great, great person. I can’t imagine the grief you are enduring. We are thinking of you.
    Scott and Susan Heidepriem

  2. Kermit and Robin,
    We are so very sad for the loss of your beautiful son, Sam.
    No words can ease your pain at this time.
    We send you our love and prayers.
    May the love of your family and friends
    comfort you.
    Angela and Harry Grunst

  3. Robin and Kermit and Family.
    From the bottom of my heart I’m soo sorry about Sam. Mary God bless Sam and your family. You are in my prayers

  4. Robin and Kermit and Family- our prayers and thoughts are with you at this time. God Bless your family and Sam. We are thinking of you .love – Angie,Rich,Mandy and Tanner

  5. Kermit, Robin and Family, We are so sorry to hear about Sam. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers at this very difficult time. We love you guys. Joe & Peggy Sabolik

  6. Your family is in my prayers. You have all had a positive impact on many of Parker’s young athletes & their families, over the years. My heart breaks for you Robin & Kermit.

  7. Kermit, Robin and sons,
    I am so sorry to learn about the loss of Sam. It is hard to comprehend that disease can have this power over our lives. My prayers are with you as you grieve.

  8. Kermit and family,
    I just now heard of the loss of your son and I am so deeply sorry. I can’t imagine what you are going through, but know that I will keep you in thought and prayer.

  9. Kerm and family,

    We were so sorry to hear about the loss of your son Sam. Wishing you peace and comfort during this difficult time.


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