Martin Peters

Wood River | Tuesday, May 30 2023 |

Martin Nicholas Peters, 95, passed away 2:32 am, Tuesday, May 30, 2023 at BJC Evelyn's House in Creve Coeur, MO.

Born September 14, 1927 in Wood River, he was the son of Andy J. and Anna D. (Wahl) Peters.

A World War II, U.S. Coast Guard veteran, he was employed as a supervisor for AMOCO and Tuloma Gas Products.  He enjoyed gardening, square dancing and traveling.

On October 29, 1949 in Alton, he married Lorraine Ellis.  She survives.

Surviving also are a daughter, Linda (John) Dunlap of Silverthorne, CO; a granddaughter, Kristie (Jason) Shelby; and three great grandchildren, Beckham, Bodi and Boone Shelby.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, George Peters; and a sister, Catherine Smith.

Visitation will be from 11 am until time of Mass of Christian Burial at 12:30 pm, Friday, June 2 at Holy Angels Parish Church in Wood River.

Burial will follow in Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto.

Memorials are suggested to Holy Angels Parish, where he had been a member.

Marks Mortuary in Wood River in charge of arrangements.

Obit Provided By:
Mark's Mortuary

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