Tate Ryan Peterson

September 24, 2020September 27, 2020

On Sunday, September 27, 2020, just 3 days after coming into the world, Tate Ryan Peterson, passed away peacefully in his parents arms at the UVA Medical Center. During that short time, he touched many lives and was loved by all who met him.

Tate is survived by his parents, Lucas Ryan Peterson and Calli Watson Peterson; his sisters, Avery and Oakleigh Anderson; his maternal grandparents, Brian and Caryn Watson; his paternal grandparents, Ed and Theresa Peterson; his aunt and uncle, Shelby and Chris DeCoursey and their daughter Layne, his uncle Michael “Bubba” Peterson and a number of other extended family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his uncle Jacob Peterson.

A graveside service celebrating his life will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Friday, October 2, 2020 at Virginia Memorial Park with Pastor Carl Weiser officiating.

The family request memorial contributions be made to the UVA Children’s Hospital ICU, P.O. Box 800773, Charlottesville, VA 22908,


  • Calli Watson Peterson, Mother
  • Lucas Ryan Peterson, Father
  • Avery & Oakleigh Anderson, Sisters
  • Brian & Caryn Watson, Maternal Grandparents
  • Ed & Theresa Peterson, Paternal Grandparents
  • Shelby & Chris DeCoursey, Aunt & Uncle
  • Michael "Bubba" Peterson, Uncle
  • Jacob Peterson, Uncle (deceased)
  • Layne DeCoursey, Cousin

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  • Graveside Service

    Friday, October 2, 2020


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Brandi Stinnett

September 29, 2020

💙Sweet Tate💙.........
I hope you are in heaven seeing all the people down here that loved you and that you blessed just being here on earth for 4 short days .

Your Mommy and Daddy love you so much and didn't want to let you go but God
Had a bigger plan for you sweet angel!!!
All our love. Aunt B. McKenna and Braelyn


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