Kenneth Wayne Peters, of Jonesborough, TN, formerly of Middlebury,
passed away on Thursday, July 19, 2018, at his home. He was born on
August 21, 1948 in Goodland, KS, the son of Elmer and Vera (Charles) Peters.
They preceded him in death along with his infant son, Steven Peters, and his
brother, Terry Peters, his brother-in-law, Clarence Atkins, and his sister-in-
law, Dee Peters.
Mr. Peters moved to the Johnson City area in 2001, from Middlebury, IN. He
worked for many years for Fastec Industrial Supply, and then worked at
Lowes in Jonesborough for three years. He was a member of Our Saviour
Lutheran Church in Johnson City, and was very active in the Middlebury Men’
s Club, and was a volunteer fireman and a reserve police officer while living
in Indiana. Ken always was helping others and enjoyed being able to do so.
Mr. Peters is survived by his wife, Marcia (Bowers), of Jonesborough; his
children, Jason Peters, of Shipshewana, IN, Jeffrey Peters (and his wife,
Michelle), of Kendallville, IN, Andrea Bowers (and her husband, Tim), of
Elkhart, IN; five grandchildren, Daniel Peters, Kayden Peters, Ryann Peters,
Taylon Bowers, and Tenley Bowers; his sisters, Phyllis Zweygardt (and her
husband, Harvey), Erma Atkins, Karen Winter, Vickie Engel (and her
husband, Don); his brothers, Larry Peters, Roger Peters, Rod Peters (and his
wife, Rita), Rick Peters (and his wife, Cindy), and Randy Peters (and his wife,
Becky); along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 PM on Friday, July 27, followed by a
Celebration of Life service starting at 7:00 PM all at St. Paul's Lutheran
Church, Middlebury with Pastor Randy Schroeder officiating. A private
committal service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Paul's Lutheran Church.
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We are so sorry for your loss...may God be with you all and give you his
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From: Richard and Judy Stutz