Memorial services will be 11:30 a.m. on Friday, July 12, 2013 at the Roseberry’s Funeral Home in Friendship, Wisconsin. Father James P. McNamee will officiate. Visitation will be 10 a.m. until the time of service on Friday at Roseberry’s Funeral Home.
Interment will be 2:00 pm. on Saturday, July 13, 2013 at the Wauzeka Cemetery, Wauzeka, Wisconsin.
LeRoy was born January 1, 1946 in Marshfield, Wisconsin to Clarence August and Sylvia Annamay (Blossfield) Peters. The family lived in Stueben, Wisconsin where LeRoy and attended Wauzeka School. The family moved to Sharon, Wisconsin and then LeRoy married Coralee Wirth on October 12, 1973 in Woodstock, Illinois. They made their home in Hebron, IL where they raised three boys. LeRoy moved to Wisconsin Dells in 1990.
LeRoy enjoyed playing cards, gardening, fishing and hunting, bowling, playing darts, cookouts, and spending time with his family.
LeRoy was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Sylvia Peters; brother, Brian Peters; sister, Veronica (Ronnie) Scullin; brother-in-law, Kenneth Wachel; brother-in-law, Roger Poteat; Grandparents, Fred and Francis Peters; Grandparents, William and Ruth Blossfield; Great-Grandparents, Fred and Susan Blossfield; and ex-wife; Coralee Pipkin.
Friend: Betty Bendt of Haggerstown, Maryland
Son: Richard (Renee) Peters of Sauk City, Wisconsin
Son: Clarence Peters of Adams, Wisconsin
Son: Michael (Lisa) Peters of Reedsburg, Wisconsin
Brother: Frederick Dye of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
Brother: Herbert Peters of Wauzeka, Wisconsin
Brother: Keith Peters of Adams, Wisconsin
Brother: Dennis (Ann) Peters of Adams, Wisconsin
Brother: Gene Peters of Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin
Brother: Jerry Peters of Baraboo, Wisconsin
Sister: Adeline Poteat of Nekoosa, Wisconsin
Sister: La Vonne Wachel of East Troy, Wisconsin
Sister: Mary (Kenneth) Scheppa of Friendship, Wisconsin
Sister: Jo Ann (Michael) Whalen of Evansville, Wisconsin
Further survived by 6 Grandchildren, 31 nieces and nephews, other relatives, and friends.