Robert F. Peters, 92, of Central Lake, passed away on November 6, 2019 at his home. He was born on January 19, 1927, the son of Harold and Mildred (Gaus) Peters.
Bob enjoyed traveling out west with his late wife during the winters, especially going to Branson, MO. He was also a gardener, loved his flowers as well as fishing and golfing.
He was a Mason for over 60 years, a longtime member of the Central Lake Lions Club as well as the Church in the Hills in Bellaire.
Bob is a Navy veteran of World War II and is survived by 4 children, Brian (Amy) Peters of Springfield, OH, Rhonda (Eric) Swayzee of Colonial Heights, VA, Brenda (Bill) Wallstedt of Fort Myers, FL, Dean (Lynda) Peters of Central Lake, brother Larry (Judy) Peters of Dayton, OH, sisters Margie (Jim) Fennig of Coldwater, OH and Janet (Allan) Adams of Coldwater, OH, a sister-in-law June Hollman, 13 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife Ardith Peters, a sister Norma Jean Wellman, brother James (Jimmy) Peters, brother-in-law Karl Wellman, brother-in-law Carl Hollman as well as his parents.
A Memorial service with military honors will take place at the Church in the Hills in Bellaire on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. Pastor David Ramage will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Church in the Hills, P.O. Box 319, Bellaire, MI, 49615 or Good Samaritan Family Services, P.O. Box 206, Ellsworth, MI, 49729.
Arrangements are being handled by the Central Lake Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes. Online guestbook www.mortensenfuneralhomes.com.
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