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Larry Eugene Peters

May 7, 1932 December 31, 2018
Larry Eugene Peters
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Obituary for Larry Eugene Peters

Larry Eugene Peters, 86, of Cherry Valley, IL died peacefully Monday, December 31, from natural causes and age.

He was born May 7, 1932 in La Porte City, IA, son of Esther (Edmonds) and Louie Peters. He graduated from La Porte City High School in 1950 where he lettered in basketball and baseball. He proudly served in the Air Force from 1952 until 1956 and received an Honorable Discharge. He married Lucille ‘Lucy” Kacher on April 4, 1956. They were married for 36-years until her passing in 1992. He spent most of his life living and working in Waterloo, IA. He worked for the Rath Packing Company for 28-years (1956 to 1984) and as an independent custom drapery installer. He also worked at K & P Pattern Company as a handyman for several years.

For the past six years, he lived with his children in Cherry Valley, IL. While living in Waterloo, he was a member of Blessed Sacrament parish. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, St. Rita Council 7624 in Rockford, IL. He enjoyed fishing, traveling and playing cards. He also loved to play with the family dogs, Charley and Dixie.

The family wishes to thank the staff of Presence Cor Mariae Center and Northern Illinois Hospice for their care of Larry.

Survived by: a son, Jeff Peters (Teresa) of Cherry Valley, IL; daughter, Angela Peters of Loves Park, IL; two grandchildren, Jennifer Nashville of TN and Madelynn of Cherry Valley, IL; two sisters, Pat Sparks of La Porte City, IA and Velda Brown of North Aurora, IL; and a brother Ronnie of La Porte City, IA.

Preceded in death by: his wife, Lucille; his parents, Esther & Louie; two brothers, Laverne and Jerry.

Services: 10:30 am Saturday, January 12, at Blessed Sacrament Church in Waterloo, with a Rosary at 9:00 am with visitation following until the time of Mass at Blessed Sacrament Church. Larry will be laid to rest at Mt. Olivet cemetery with his wife Lucille.


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Previous Events

Rosary

Saturday

12

Jan

9:00 AM 1/12/2019 9:00:00 AM
Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church

650 Stephan Ave.
Waterloo, ia 50701

Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church
650 Stephan Ave. Waterloo 50701 ia
United States

Visitation

Saturday

12

Jan

9:30 AM 1/12/2019 9:30:00 AM - 10:30 AM 1/12/2019 10:30:00 AM
Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church

650 Stephan Ave.
Waterloo, ia 50701

Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church
650 Stephan Ave. Waterloo 50701 ia
United States

Mass of Christian Burial

Saturday

12

Jan

10:30 AM 1/12/2019 10:30:00 AM
Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church

650 Stephan Ave.
Waterloo, ia 50701

Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church
650 Stephan Ave. Waterloo 50701 ia
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Mt. Olivet Cemetery Final Resting Place

3912 W. 4th Street
Waterloo, IA 50701

3912 W. 4th Street Waterloo 50701 IA
United States
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