The father of Watertown native and noted Hollywood actor Viggo Mortensen has died.
V. Peter Mortensen of Cape Vincent passed away in Watertown Thursday at the age of 87.
He is survived by his sons, siblings and grandchildren.
According to his obituary, Mortensen was a successful entrepreneur and gifted athlete, having won national championships in his native Denmark.
Cleveland Funeral Home in Watertown is handling the arrangements.
See his full obituary