David E. Peters

David E. Peters, 59, of Cascade, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005 at Hospice Home of Hope in Fond du Lac.

He was born on March 16, 1946 in West Bend, the son of Jerome and Bernice (Marquardt) Peters.

David proudly served his country in the Armed Forces, four years in the U. S. Navy, where he was an electronic technician, and 22 years in the U. S. Coast Guard, where he retired as chief warrant officer.

Survivors include his loving parents, Jerome and Bernice Peters of St. Michaels; three brothers, Gary (Sue) Peters of West Bend, Steve (Barb) Peters of Glasgow, Ky. and Brian (Dawn) Peters of Appleton; two sisters, Judy (John) Markestad of Portage and Donna (Roger) Kreis of Adell; a sister-in-law, Kathleen Peters of the town of Scott; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

David was preceded in death by a brother, Kenneth Peters; his maternal grandparents, Philip and Viola Marquardt and his paternal grandparents, Erwin and Lena Peters.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 29, at St. Michaelís Catholic Church in St. Michaels.

Burial, with military graveside rites, will be at 10 a.m. on Friday in the parish cemetery.

Relatives and friends may call on Thursday at the church from 5 p.m. until the time of services.

The Miller Funeral Home in Kewaskum is serving the family.