COVINGTON - Raymond Peters, 87, of Covington, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, April 3, 2013.
He was born April 27, 1925, in Covington, Ohio, to his parents Charles and Mary (Montgomery) Peters. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Evelyn Grace (Selby) Peters, and second wife, Pearl (Beckner) Peters; sister, Lucille Miller; and a brother, David Peters.
He will be missed and remembered by his children and their spouses, Susan and Ron Bowman of Piqua, Rodney and Mary Peters of Covington, Roland and Patricia Peters of Covington, Marcia and Butch Wills of Covington, Yvonne and Chuck Brunk of Union City, and Bill and Mary Kate Peters; stepchildren, Sharyl Lair of Huber Heights, and Ron and Pam Beckner of Painter Creek; grandchildren, Trent Bowman, Renee Lavy, Julie Shellabarger, Regan Bowman, Wendy Vanderhorst, Craig Peters, Clinton Peters, Tonia Schauer, Heath Peters, Tricia Bowser, Lincoln Wills, Jaclyn Wills, Trevor Wills, Ashley Wills, Destina Wills, Grayson Wills, Chet Brunk, Alex Brunk, Logan Brunk, Casey Peters, Burke Peters and Dain Peters; 34 great grandchildren; two great great-grandchildren; brother and sisters-in-law, Donald and Beverly Peters of Flora, Ind., and Virginia Miller of Pleasant Hill; sisters and brothers-in-law, Elsie and John Flory of Covington, Hazel and Carl Wagoner of Covington, Mary Jane and Howard Flory of Lima, and Charles Miller of Lima.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 6, at the Old German Baptist Brethren Church 6360 Farrington Road, Covington, with interment following at Highland Cemetery, Covington.
The family will receive friends from 2-5 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at Jackson-Sarver Funeral Home, 10 S. High St., Covington.
If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County.
Online memories may be left for the family at www.jackson-sarver.com.