Mary Ann Peters, 85
Aug. 13, 1930 -- Jan. 13, 2016
Mary Ann (Weiss) Peters, 85, passed away Jan. 13, 2016, in Lake Havasu City, Arizona. She was born to Edwin and Margaret Weiss on Aug. 13, 1930, in Hartford. She was wed to Walter Peters on Oct. 28, 1950, in the St. Lawrence Church in Hartford; they were happily married for 61 years. After marriage, they moved to West Bend, then moved to Lake Havasu City to live with her daughter in July 2014.
Mary worked 28 years at Amity Leather Co. in West Bend until her retirement in 1992. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends, traveling with her husband, reading, needlework, and spending time playing with her granddog, Maggie. She was a member of the Holy Angels Catholic Church in West Bend from 1950 to 2014, and Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church in Lake Havasu City from 2014 to 2016. She was very kind to everyone and had a wonderful sense of humor.
Mary is survived by her daughter, Linda Peter (Thomas) of Lake Havasu City, Arizona, and sister, Dorothy Weiss Sr. of Milwaukee. She was preceded in death May 14, 2012, by her husband, Walter Peters. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Edwin and Margaret Weiss; daughter, Christine Peters; and siblings, Willard Weiss, Lucille Weiss Sr., Helen Mueller, Edwin Weiss Jr. and Anthony Weiss.
Services will be held at Holy Angels Catholic Church — visitation is at 4 p.m. followed by Mass at 6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25.
Services were placed in the care of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home and Crematory. Thoughts and condolences may be sent to the family at www.lietz-frazefuneralhome.com.