Ronald R. Peterson, 65 year old resident of rural Royalton, MN passed away Thursday, May 10, 2012 at his home surrounded by family. After a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer he was ready to meet his creator. Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Saturday, May 12, 2012 at Grace Covenant Church in Little Falls, MN with Rev. Steve Anderson officiating. Burial will be at the Reynolds Baptist Church Cemetery Southwest of Long Prairie, MN. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 PM on Friday at Grace Covenant Church in Little Falls and one hour prior to the service on Saturday also at the church. Military Honors will be conducted by the Long Prairie American Legion Post #12 and the VFW Post #1140.