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Age 86, of Fox Chapel, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 5, 2010. Beloved husband of the late Mollie Peters; loving father of Thomas C. (Ellen) Peters of Aspinwall, Patricia P. (Marshall) Austin of Fox Chapel and Robert B. (Sohayla) Peters of Santa Clara,CA; cherished grandfather of Rachel Peters, Jennifer B. Williams, Jason (Katie) Williams, Marshall T. (Franci) Austin and the late Christopher Peters; brother of Dorothy Kleiber and the late Donald Peters. Robert was born in Milwaukee, WI. He graduated from Marquette University as a Civil Engineer, moved to Pittsburgh in 1951 and retired as Chairman of the Board of Mellon-Stuart Co., a large Pittsburgh general contractor. He was a member of the Fox Chapel Golf Club and Rolling Rock Club. He served as President of the Boys and Girls Club of Western Pennsylvania. Robert was a proud Veteran having served with the Army during World War II. No visitation. A Memorial Mass will be held Saturday, July 10th at 10am in St.Scholastica Church, 309 Brilliant Ave., Aspinwall. Interment private. Funeral arrangements by WEDDELL - AJAK FUNERAL HOME, Aspinwall. In lieu of flowers the family respectfully suggests memorial contributions to the Boys and Girls Club of Western PA, 5432 Butler St., Pittsburgh, PA 15201 or to the Marquette University High School Scholarship Fund in memory of Robert N. Peters, 3401 W. Wisconsin Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53208.
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from July 7 to July 9, 2010
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