HANOVERTON - George E. Peters Jr., 80, of Hanoverton passed away on Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at University Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio. George was born in Rogers, Ohio, on March 18, 1932 the son of the late George E. Peters and Amy (Ward) Peters.
Mr. Peters was a U.S. Army, Korean War Veteran. George worked as a welder and carpenter; He enjoyed spending time outdoors and tinkering around. He also liked spending time with his family. George (Pap Pap) will be missed most by his loving granddaughter Shelby.
Survivors include his sons John (Twilight) Peters, Robert Peters, a daughter, Virginia Weaver, all of Salem, and sister Hazel Rhodes of Georgia. He is also survived by three grandchildren, Roxanne, Jim and Shelby; two great-grandchildren, Bella and Jax. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his son James, sisters Evelaine, Grace and Bertha, and brothers Henry, Roy and Norman.
A private family service was held. Friends may send condolences and sign the guest register online at www.brownfhonline.com. Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home in Salem.