Ronald L. Peters

Aug. 21, 1941 - Sept. 3, 2006

Ronald L. Peters, 65, died Sunday, Sept. 3, 2006, at his home. He was born in West Allis on Aug. 21, 1941, to Kenneth R. Peters Sr. and Edna (nee Stefan) Peters.

Ron worked for 30 years at Pabst Brewery, where he was also on the executive board. After Pabst closed, he worked at Associated Spring, retiring in 2006. Ron was involved in many areas of service, including serving as president of the Muskego Historical Society for almost 20 years, a former member of the Muskego/Norway school board, a member of the Muskego American Legion Post No. 356, a member and elder at Bethesda Presbyterian Church and a former member of MENSA.

He proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy from 1959 to 1962 traveling around the world.

He is survived by his wife, Dr. Cathleen Morris of Muskego; his children, Michelle Jeanne (Jeffrey) Ksobiech of Waterford, Jill Suzanne Peters of Big Bend, Aaron Lowell (April) Peters of Plymouth and the late Lee Allen Peters; grandchildren, Nicholas Stephen Ksobiech, Ryan Stephen Ksobiech, Devin Aaron Winegarden, Kera Suzanne Winegarden, Alyssa Erin Peters and Matthew Aaron Meitz; brothers, Kenneth Rodney Peters Jr. of Las Vegas, Dennis Lowell (Iris) Peters of Las Vegas and Thomas (Pausha) Peters of Oregon; and his sister, Sandra (Paul) Karczewski of West Allis. Other relatives and friends also survive.

Visitation for Ron will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 8, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Visitation continues from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, at Bethesda Presbyterian Church, W278-S3159 Bethesda Church Road, followed by a 3 p.m. funeral service, with the Rev. Daniel Schowalter officiating. Full military honors will take place at the church following the service. Committal service will be private.

Memorials are appreciated.

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