Joseph Richard Peters

The family of Joseph Peters is sad to announce the passing of their father, grandfather and great grandfather on November 29th, 2009.

Joe is survived by his two grandsons, Joseph and Philip (Courtney), and two great grandsons, James and Austen, as well as one son, Donald (Glo), along with various nephews and nieces. He was predeceased by his wife, Helen, in 2002, one brother, Saxon, and one sister, Peggy, as well as two sons, Bryan and Philip.

Joe Peters lived a long and healthy life. He was born in the district of Okanagan Landing in 1912. Joe was an original member the Vernon Flying Club, the Vernon Lions Club, as well as the local yacht club. He was a very avid skier and skied into his 80’s on Silver Star where he was a founding member.

There will be no funeral by request. Those wishing to remember Joe may do so by donation to the Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation, 2101-32nd Street, Vernon, BC V1T 5L2.