Royce Dale Peerson

December 26, 1938August 2, 2019

Royce Dale Peerson passed away August 2, 2019. He was born December 26, 1938 in Lamar, Oklahoma to Otus and Cecil Peerson. Royce was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. His family and church family were so important to him. Royce loved to serve his church in any capacity that was needed. He was a kind and generous man, who would do anything for anyone. He was a proud member of the National Rifle Association (NRA), a volunteer firefighter and very talented woodworker. He enjoyed reading western books on his kindle and watching tv with his wife, Kathy. Royce had a quick witty sense of humor and like to make others laugh. Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 54 years, Kathy Peerson; son Brian Dale Peerson; daughter, Kristal McKnight and husband, Wade; 9 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; brother, Andrew Peerson; and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Matthew Peerson; grandson, Joshua Peerson; sister, Nell Dean McCoy; and brother, Norval Peerson. A funeral service will be held 11:00 am, Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Resthaven Funeral Home with burial to follow at Resthaven Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to In Search of the Lord’s Way, PO Box 371, Edmond OK 73083.


  • Funeral Service Tuesday, August 6, 2019


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Sandy Shipman

August 6, 2019

Royce, what a wonderful, dear soul. A great friend to myself and my kids. And I will miss him terribly.

Sandy Shipman

Bernard Sharp

August 5, 2019

Kathy, Kristal and Brian,
There aren't any words to express the sorrow we feel in the loss of your dear Royce. May God comfort you Kathy and your family and give you peace in the days ahead. Lovingly, Bernard and June