William Robert Peters passed away on October 29 at the age of 73 at the Chesapeake Regional Hospital in Chesapeake, Va. He was born in Sharon, Pa. on March 20, 1947.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Harold E. and Mildred V. Peters, and his sister, Debbie Lee Pisegna.
He is survived by his sister, Connie Smalls and her husband, John and their children from Newport News, Va., and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He graduated from Sharon High School. He attended vocational training at the Sarah Bonwell Hudgins Center in Hampton, Va., where he lived and worked prior to moving to Chesapeake, Va. He attended Asbury United Methodist Church.
A private, family graveside service will be held at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Hermitage, Pa. There will be a memorial during Thanksgiving weekend at the Smalls’ residence to remember Bill and celebrate his life.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the ASPCA, P.O. Box 96929, Washington, D.C., 20077.