Martin Petersen, 78
“Uncle Marty” unexpectedly left us on March 12, 2019, at the age of 78.
Longtime resident of Thiensville. Married to Diane (nee Sanfelippo) for
almost 40 years; loving father of Brian (Lynn Bulgrin) and Daniel.
Brother of Caryn Lamonica and Janice (Wayne) Hansen, brother-in-law of
Sandy Sanfelippo, Steve (Sandy) Sanfelippo and Tom (Bonnie) Sanfelippo.
Further survived by his grandchildren, and loved by his nieces and
nephews, Chrissy, Ally, Nick, Mario, Melinda, Scott, Megan and Leslie.
Since Chrissy was born, he was only known as 'Uncle Marty' to our
family. Marty loved spending time with his family.
He loved his extended family and friends, especially Ginny and her
family. They meant so much to him and he loved spending time with them.
Marty was in Outside Sales a good portion of his career. He loved the
travel and the opportunity to meet different people in all walks of
life. He was never lonely when he traveled, as he made friends with
anyone at any time. Marty’s sense of humor was his gift, as he loved to
tease and laugh with everyone.
He loved Crossroads Presbyterian Church and the volunteer work he did
for them. He met such wonderful friends that have become his Crossroads
A memorial service was held at Crossroads Presbyterian Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to Crossroads Presbyterian