September 5, 1923 - May 13, 2016
Robert Peters, 92, passed away, May 13, 2016 in Brookdale of Urbana.
He was born September 5, 1923 in Urbana, Ohio the son of Rev. Leonard and Neoma (Snarr) Peters.
Robert graduated from Urbana High School. He served his country in the United States Army during WWII.
He retired after 45 years with Grimes Manufacturing. He was a member of the Urbana VFW, Urbana Moose Lodge and the Urbana Tecumseh #979. Robert was also an avid bowler, golfer and loved to pitch horseshoes.
Bob is survived by his sister Virginia McDaniel of West Liberty, Ohio; Eight nieces and nephews; Richard (Janie) McDaniel of West Liberty, Pam (Frank) Stewart of West Liberty, Debra (Mick) Brownson of Dallas, TX, Ken Peters of San Diego, CA, Tim (Diane) Peters of Beaver Creek, OH, Eric Peters of Xenia, OH, Vicki (Ed) Collins of Franklin, OH, and Leigh Ann (Jim) Hayes of Anderson, Indiana as well as several great nieces and nephews.
Bob is preceded in death by his parents, his siblings, Eileen Marybelle Peters, Kenneth Peters, and Shirley (Clemeth ) Kuhl and his nephew Steve King.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 in the Mausoleum at Oak Dale Cemetery with the Rev. David Gammello officiating.
Friends may call 10:30- 11:00 prior to the services. Entombment to follow in Oak Dale Cemetery in the Mausoleum.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Brookdale Hospice 3500 Trillum Crossing, Columbus, Ohio 43235.
Services are entrusted to the Vernon Funeral Home, Urbana.
Condolences may be made the family at www.vernonfh.com