George F. Peters Sr
PAWTUCKET - George F. Peters Sr, 80, formaly of Littlefield Street, Pawtucket where he lived with his granddaughter Alicia Medeiros until recently moving in with his daughter Pamela Aguiar passed away November 6, 2011 peacefully at home.
He was the husband of the late Theresa E. (Lawrence) Peters
Mr. Peters was born in Pawtucket, the son of the late Ernest J. and Tryphena (Jane) Peters, and the youngest of 13 sibblings. He was a foreman at ITT Royal Electric for over 39 years. Mr. Peters then worked as a driver for Thrifty Car Sales & Rental until retiring in 2007.
He was a United States Navy Veteran of the Korean War. He was a lifetime member of the Elks Club of Attleboro Ma #1014, where he served as Exalted Ruler. He was a Past Commander and State Commander of The Amvets James Ryan Post #33. Mr. Peters is survived by his children: Pamela Aguiar of Pawtucket, George F. Peters Jr. of Pawtucket and Joseph E. Peters of Charlotte North Carolina. He leaves a brother Ernest Peters of Delray Beach, Florida. Mr. Peters also leaves his grandchildren, Alicia Aguiar Medeiros, Michael Aguiar, Brandon Aguiar, Theresa Schecter, Christine Hayden, Noel McDavitt, Joseph Peters Jr., Derek Peters and Brian Peters.
He also leaves his great grandchildren, Jayden and Dylan Mederios, Cameron Aguiar, Joshua, Eva, and Nathaniel Schecter, Aidan, Austin, and Lucas Peters
There will be a funeral service for Mr. Peters Thursday, November 10, 2011 at 10:00 am at the MANNING-HEFFERN FUNERAL HOME, 68 Broadway, Pawtucket.
His burial with full Military Honors will be in Mt. St. Mary's Cemetery, Pawtucket.
The calling hours for Mr. Peters will be Wednesday 5-8 pm in the funeral home. Relatives and friends are invited. For online condolences please visit www.manningheffern.com.