Wednesday, April 9th, 2008
Mildred P. Peters, 102, formerly of 1105 Princeton Avenue, died at 3:20 a.m. April 8, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital,
She was born Jan. 6, 1906, in Coldwater, to Henry J. and Nellie Maud Smith Gaus. On Nov. 5, 1924, she married Harold Peters, who died May 18, 1986.
Survivors are two sons, Robert (Ardith) Peters, Central Lake, Mich., Larry (Judy) Peters, Dayton; three daughters, Norma Jean (Karl) Wellman, Englewood, Margie (James) Fennig, Coldwater, and Janet (Allan) Adams, Coldwater; 20 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Deceased is a son James Loree Peters, a brother, Orval Gaus; a sister, Beulah Hamberg; and a grandson.
She retired as an Avon representative after 30 years and was a member of the Beaver Chapel Congregational Christian Church, Celina.
Services are 2 p.m. Sunday at the Grace Missionary Church, Celina, the Revs. Thomas Christen and Michael Spencer officiating. Burial is at Swamp College Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 1-7 p.m. Saturday at the Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home and one hour prior to service on Sunday at the church.
Contributions can be made to the Beaver Chapel Congregational Christian Church of Celina.
Condolences can be made at www.lhdfuneral.com.