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Lillian Peters

Lillian Peters, 89, died Jan. 29 at Parkside Homes in Hillsboro.

She was born July 4, 1923, to Reinhard and Anna (Hiebert) Funk. She was a licensed practical nurse at Salem Home in Hillsboro.

She married Harvey Peters on May 29, 1946, in Hillsboro. He preceded her in death in 2011.

Peters is survived by three sons, Don Peters of Mission, Texas, Roger Peters of Marion, Dwight Peters of Houston; a daughter, Arlene Hett of Hillsboro; a sister, Alice Schmidt of Goessel; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

A service was held Saturday at Trinity Mennonite Church of Hillsboro with Pastor Jeff Wintermote presiding. Burial will be at Haven of Rest Cemetery in rural Hillsboro.

A memorial fund has been established with Camp Mennoscah or Mennonite Central Committee.

Last modified Feb. 10, 2013