David R. Peters, 77

A funeral service will be held  on Wednesday, March 17, 2010, at noon at Redeemer Ev. Lutheran Church in Cedarburg, for David R. Peters, who passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on March 13, 2010, at the age of 77. Visitation will take place prior to the funeral service on Wednesday, at the church, from 10 a.m. to noon.  Interment will take place at Zur Ruhe Cemetery.

Memorials of your choice are appreciated. For online condolences please go to  www.muellerfuneralhome.com.

David was born on March 14, 1932, in Mequon, the son of Teno Peters and Lillian (nee Benz) Peters. He later married Rozann Rychtik on April 14, 1956, at St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church in Cedarburg. Their marriage was blessed with four children.

David worked for Boehlke Bottled Gas Co. for over 30 years as a delivery driver and was also a member at Redeemer Ev. Lutheran Church in Cedarburg.

David is survived by his wife, Rozann Peters of Cedarburg; children, Susan (James) Pipkorn of Cedarburg, Sandra (Michael) Vorwerk of Jackson, and David S. (Bridgette) Peters of Mt. Calvary; grandchildren, Caitlin, Ethan, Ashley, and Caleb Vorwerk, Christopher, Tyler and Margo Pipkorn,, Joseph and Mychal Raymond, and Jennifer Peters; brother, Gerald (Carey) Peters; aunt, Adeline Zimmermann; and nieces, April (Ryan) Hammel and Heather Peters. He is further survived by his best friend and parakeet, “Birdie.”
David was preceded in death by his daughter, Cindy Peters; his parents; and sister, Loretta Peters.

Mueller Funeral Home in Cedarburg is serving the family.