Hill Funeral Home

11723 South Saginaw Street, Grand Blanc, MI


John Taylor Peterman

October 26, 1941July 27, 2019

John Taylor Peterman – age 77, passed away on July 27, 2019. Visitation will be held Wednesday, July 31, 2019 from 4pm-8pm at Hill Funeral Home- 11723 S. Saginaw Street, Grand Blanc, Michigan. Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, August 1, 2019 at 11am with one hour of visitation prior to the service at Kirkridge Presbyterian Church – 8070 S. Saginaw Street, Grand Blanc, Michigan. Rev. Glenn Grant will officiate. Interment will be on Monday, August 5, 2019 at Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly. Michigan. John was born on October 26, 1941 in Flint, Michigan to the late Alex and A.H. Louise Peterman. John proudly served his country in the Air Force during Vietnam War. In 1968, he married the love of his life Janet Nelsey in Waterford, Michigan. He was a supervisor at AC Spark Plug for over 32 years, remodeled houses and was a landlord in Grand Blanc for 30 years. He served on the board for Downtown Development for ten years and was an avid gardener. John was a wonderful man and will be deeply missed. He is survived by his wife, Janet Peterman; daughters, Audra (Stacy) Smith, Colleen Peterman-Burnham; 6 grandsons; sister, Loralee Henderson; and three nieces. He was preceded in death by his sister, Brenda Debus and brother, Alex Peterman. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make memorial contributions to Kirkridge Presbyterian Church in memory of John.


  • Kirkridge Presbyterian Church


  • Visitation Wednesday, July 31, 2019
  • Visitation at Church Thursday, August 1, 2019
  • Funeral Service Thursday, August 1, 2019


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Christy Miller

July 30, 2019

So sorry for your loss, you all have been in my prayers. John was always a great friend to my mom and the entire family. He will be truly missed.

Patricia hollingshead Carter

July 29, 2019

My condolences to the Peterman family! I’m a lifetime friend of John’s sister Loralee and thinking of the family at this sad time!