Life Story / Obituary


Viggo G. Pedersen, age 85, passed away Sunday, October 16, 2016. Viggo was born in Copenhagen, Denmark, November 21, 1930, son of the late Gunner and Lora (Nee: Jensen) Pedersen. He served in the United States Army in the Korean War. On May 1, 1954 he was united in marriage to Harriet Klesczewski.

Survivors include his two sons, Paul Pedersen of Manitowoc, WI and Mark Pedersen of Westfield, WI; daughter-in-law Paula Pedersen of South Milwaukee, WI; grandchildren Michael, Laura, and Dana; two sisters and one brother, all of Denmark; sister in-law, Helen Okon of CA; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Harriet and infant son, Alan.

Private funeral services were held with interment at West Lawn Memorial Park.