Joseph E. Peters

May 30, 1933 – Oct. 4, 2013

Joseph E. Peters, 80, of Oconomowoc, passed away Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, at Shorehaven Health Center. Joe was born May 30, 1933, in Sheboygan, to Joseph and Elizabeth (nee Walker) Peters.

Joseph was a forester for the City of Waukesha and a member of the Wisconsin Arborists Association, the Society of American Foresters and the American Forestry Association. He was a 1954 graduate of Yale University, earning a master’s degree in forestry.

Joe was preceded in death by his parents and sisters, JoAnne Bokram and Marilyn Knight.

Private services will be held at a later date.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.