Harry C. Peters
Harry C. “Pete” Peters, 90, of Fond du Lac, died Monday, May 27, 2019
at Harbor Haven Health and Rehabilitation. He was born in Fond du Lac on
Wednesday, August 1, 1928 to Harry and Esther (Pade) Peters. On Friday, October
14, 1949, Pete married Marilyn “Mary” Krug at Immanuel Trinity Lutheran Church
in Fond du Lac.
Pete worked for Mercury Marine. Beginning as a tool & die
machinist, he eventually became a manufacturing engineer before his retirement
in 1989 at the age of 62. Pete was a past member of the Church of Peace church
council, served in the 32nd Red Arrow Division and enjoyed camping.
Pete and Mary spent seventeen winters in Clearmont, Fla.
Survivors include his wife, Mary; a son, David (Pamela) Peters; three
grandchildren, Tammy Peters, Heather Karow (special friend Scott) and Jason
(Jenn) Peters; three great-grandchildren, Aleah, Annabella and Finnley; a
sister, Diane Tenley; a brother-in-law, Jim (Jeanne) Zahn; and two
sisters-in-law, Sandra (Dave) Brenner and Janice Laning. He was preceded in
death by his parents; two sons, Terry and Mark; a great-granddaughter, Evelyn
Peters, a sister, Harriet; and a brother-in-law, Jerry Zahn.
A private memorial will take place at a later date. Cremation has taken
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff and
nurses at Harbor Haven Health and Rehabilitation and to the Benders, both of
whom showed compassion and care to Pete.
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