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Obituary for Thomas E. Peters
Thomas Edward Peters, 83, died Sunday, April 12, 2015 at the United Pioneer Home in Luck, WI. Tom was born December 6, 1931 in St. Francis, MN, the son of Elijah Thomas Peters and Lydia Elizabeth (Ott) Peters.
Thomas served in the United States Army and Marine Corp during the Korean War Era. Following his military service, he traveled around the country working odd jobs until he came to reside with his aunt and uncle, John and Eunice Ott on their family farm in Cushing, WI. He resided on the farm with John and Eunice, their children and grandchildren until the Spring of 2014 when he came to live at the United Pioneer Home.
Tom enjoyed his daily scripture readings and devotionals, listening to music, watching movies, telling stories and keeping us all updated on the weather.
He is survived by cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 18th at 1:00 p.m. at Luck Lutheran Church with Rev. Ralph Thompson officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service with Military Honors being presented at the Cushing Cemetery following the church service. Lunch will follow at the Ott family farm2662 220th Street, Cushing.
An online guestbook is available at www.rowefh.com or www.wicremationcenter.com . Arrangements are entrusted to Rowe Funeral Home of Luck, 715-472-2444 and the Northwest Wisconsin Cremation Center in Milltown, 715-825-5550.