JOHN JOHN PETERS

PETERS, JOHN JOHN

John John Peters was ushered into the presence of Jesus at the age of 91 on Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at Village at Smith Creek Care Home, West Kelowna, BC. John was a humble, Godly, selfless, gentle and patient man. He was a loyal husband, loving father, involved grandfather and friend. He loved being with his family and serving wherever he could, especially with children, as long as he was able. He is remembered by everyone who knew him for being nonjudgmental and showing unconditional love.John was born in Orloff, Ukraine on October 13, 1923 to Johann and Elizabeth Peters.

He is survived by his four children, Len (Mary Ann), Ralph (Carrie), Ron(Shelley) and Janet (John); 16 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; sisters, Margaret, Mary, Nettie (Harvey), Mary, Sue, Helen and Betty (Andy); brother, George (Leona); many nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. A final viewing will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday, October 2, 2015 at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Rd., Kelowna, BC V1Y 5V8, followed by the Interment for family and close friends at 2:45 pm – Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, BC V1Y 9V7.The Celebration of Life service will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, October 3, 2015 at Emmanuel Church, 2600 Hebert Road, West Kelowna BC, V4T 2J6.In lieu of flowers,donations can be made to The Gideons International and/or to CLIMB Intercultural Society – Got Game. 

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting:www.springfieldfuneralhome.com,

250-860-7077.