BLOOMINGTON, IND.

Bruce Allen Peters

Oct. 9, 1945 - March 12, 2009

Bruce Allen Peters, 63 of Bloomington, Ind., passed away Thursday, March 12, 2009, at the Richard A. Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis. He was born Oct. 9, 1945, in Waukesha to Carl H. and Violet Lemke Peters.

Bruce was the director of operations for Tree of Life in Bloomington, as well as a member of the Emmanuel Baptist Church. Bruce proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War as a chief warrant officer, as well as flying Huey helicopters.

Bruce leaves behind his wife, Jackie Anderson Peters of Bloomington; a daughter, Shannon Peters of Wisconsin; a son, Sean Peters and his wife, Karen, as well as their two children, Rachel and Megan of North Carolina; and son, Shane Peters and his wife Heather of Virginia.

Bruce was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorial services for Bruce will be held at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, March 21 at the Kettle Moraine Community Church, W341-S6480 Highway 59, North Prairie.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made in Bruceís honor to Samaritanís Purse or the donorís favorite charity.