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333 Falling Spring Road
Chambersburg, PA 17202
Phone: (717) 264-6416
Fax: (717) 264-1114
Ralph Peters

Ralph A. Peters Jr.

Thursday, June 29th, 1933 - Sunday, December 2nd, 2018
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Ralph A. Peters, Jr., 85, of Scotland, passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018. Born June 29, 1933 in Chambersburg, he was a son of the late Ralph A. Peters, Sr. and Vera Perry Huff.

A U.S. Air Force veteran, Ralph served honorably during the Korean War. He was employed as a foundry foreman with T.B. Woods for 36 years and later as a security guard for the Scotland School for Veterans Children for 16 years until his retirement. Ralph enjoyed competitive archery, hunting and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Donna V. Zimmerman Peters; two children, Ralph A. Peters III and wife Harriett of Chambersburg, and Suzanne Foley and husband Larry of Scotland; four grandchildren, Sherri, Stephanie, Nicole and Chase; eight great grandchildren; and two siblings Joann Carbaugh of Fayetteville and Dennis Peters of Woodland Park, CO; in addition to his parents, Ralph was preceded in death by his son, Steven B. Peters in December of 2001.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, December 7, 2018, in the Chapel of Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 333 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg, PA. Rev. Dr. Meagan M. Boozer will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Military Honors will be conducted by members of The VFW Post 1599 Honor Guard.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, December 7th, 2018 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    When
    Friday, December 7th, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home
    Address
    333 Falling Spring Rd.
    CHAMBERSBURG, 17202
  • Service

    Friday, December 7th, 2018 | 11:00am
    When
    Friday, December 7th, 2018 11:00am
    Location
    Chapel of Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home
    Address
    333 Falling Spring Road
    CHAMBERSBURG, 17202
    Officiant
    Rev. Dr. Meagan Boozer

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Saundra Myers

Posted at 11:31am
Donna, Suzanne and family, I’m sorry to hear about the loss of your loved one. May God give you all strength and encouragement during this difficult time.
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Gary and Nina Himes

Posted at 09:19am
So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.
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Robin and York

Posted at 06:19am
Dad and I are so very sorry for your lose . It's always hard to lose a loved one but now he's at peace and pain free.
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Val Beltz

Posted at 08:50am
Sending my love and prayers to the whole family. You all have been a part of my life for a long time that I feel like I lost a member of my family.
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