Deuel Vocational Institution (DVI) reported on July 30 the passing of retired Correctional Officer Walter “Pete” Peterson.

He became a Correctional Officer in 1963 and retired in 1988. He worked his entire 25-year career at DVI.

Services will be 10 a.m. July 31 at the United Lutheran Church, 649 Northgate Drive, in Manteca. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Manteca Historical Museum, or Hospice of San Joaquin in Stockton.