Age 60 years. Passed away May 16, 2013 at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance. Beloved husband of Ruth. Survived by his first wife Maria Peters. Dear father of Tina & husband Neil Klassen, Mary & husband Mike Lefeave, Nick Peters & Nancy, Eva Ocampo & Adam, Peter & Ruth Peters, Jake & Lisa Peters. Predeceased by his daughter Gertrude. Survived by 21 grandchildren. Dear brother of Bill (Katharina) Peters, John (Rose) Peters. Dear brother-in-law of Katherine Peters and Cathy Peters. Predeceased by his brothers Jake & George. Friends will be received at the Secord & Smith Funeral Home 8 Aberdeen St. Merlin on Sunday May 19, 2013 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. Funeral Service on Monday, May 20th at 11:00am at the Funeral Home. Rev. David Tatsu officiating. Interment at North Buxton Community Church Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Canadian Cancer Fund or the Canadian Diabetes Association..