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Walter O. Peters

July 12, 1916 November 22, 2012
Walter O. Peters
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Obituary for Walter O. Peters

Walter O. Peters, 96, of Abrams, went home to be with his Lord on November 22, 2012, after suffering a stroke a week earlier. Walter was born July 12, 1916 in Abrams to the late Fred and Dora (Delzer) Peters. He married Esther Potts in Morgan, on October 22, 1949. She preceded him in death on December 31, 1989. Walter loved his life as a farmer and still helped his grandson farm until his broken hip last June slowed him down. Walter was a member of Calvary Lutheran Church, Abrams. Walter is survived by a daughter, Kathleen Kozlowski, Abrams, a son, Wayne (Terri) Peters, Sobieski; two grandsons, Jesse Kozlowski, Abrams; Fred (Ashley) Kozlowski, Abrams; a granddaughter, Sheena Peters, Green Bay; four great-granddaughters Noelia and Allison Victoria, Jazlyn and Hazelle Kozlowski; a sister-in-law Marguerite Peters, Abrams; and several special nieces, nephews and cousins. Walter was preceded in death by a brother, Arnold Peters, son-in-law Dale Kozlowski, and Burl Gunderson. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Gallagher Funeral Home, Oconto, from 4 to 8 PM Sunday, November 25, 2012. Visitation will continue on Monday, November 26 at Calvary Lutheran Church, Abrams, from 10 to 11 AM. Funeral services will be conducted 11 AM Monday at the church with Pastor Andrew DeGier officiating. Burial will be at the Brookside Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed at www.gallagherfuneralhome.net. A special thank you to the staff at Sharpe Care Nursing Home and Unity Hospice.

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Visitation

Sunday

25

Nov

4:00 PM 11/25/2012 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 11/25/2012 8:00:00 PM
Gallagher Funeral Home & Cremation Service

217 Congress St.
Oconto, WI 54153

Gallagher Funeral Home & Cremation Service
217 Congress St. Oconto 54153 WI
United States

Visitation

Monday

26

Nov

10:00 AM 11/26/2012 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 11/26/2012 11:00:00 AM
Calvary Lutheran Church

5716 Main St.
Abrams, WI 54101

Calvary Lutheran Church
5716 Main St. Abrams 54101 WI
United States

Service

Monday

26

Nov

11:00 AM 11/26/2012 11:00:00 AM
Calvary Lutheran Church

5716 Main St.
Abrams, WI 54101

Calvary Lutheran Church
5716 Main St. Abrams 54101 WI
United States
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