Peters, Robert C., Saginaw, Michigan


Beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother passed away Friday, September 2, 2011. Age 82 years. The son of the late Charles and Helen (Limberg) Peters, Bob was born July 25, 1929 in Saginaw, Michigan. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1947-1950 and was a member of the American Legion. Bob married Phyllis Cheadle on May 10, 1948. She predeceased him May 30, 1985. He then married Gloria Pauline Ackerman on May 20, 2005. She survives him. Bob was a member and past President of the Washington Society. He enjoyed restoring classic cars and spending time with his Yorkies, Tiffi Tu and Angel Blu. Surviving besides his wife Gloria are two daughters and their spouses, Kristine and Bob MacMillan, Saginaw; Susan and Jeff Hillman, Saginaw; six grandchildren; step-children, Brian Gorman, Flint; Michael and Jane Gorman, Fort Wayne, Indiana; Kathleen Jo and Joe Morris, Bridgeport; three step-grandchildren; a sister, Shirley Mozinski, Saginaw; a brother, Larry and Diana Peters, Bay City; a sister-in-law, Alice Peters, Las Vegas; several nieces and nephews. Bob was preceded in death by a brother, Charles (Chuck) Peters. Honoring Mr. Peters’ wishes, cremation has taken place. A Memorial service will take place on Friday, September 9, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at Oakwood Mausoleum. Minister Joe Morris will officiate. Military honors will be presented by American Legion Post #439. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to The Washington Society, Old Town Christian Outreach Center or the Saginaw County Humane Society. Arrangements entrusted to The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road. www.snowfuneralhome.net