Robert W. Peters, 80, of Cabot, passed away on Thursday, November 4, 2021, while surrounded by his family, at his home. Bob was born in Callowhee, NC on May 22, 1941, a son of the late Rozella (Ewing) and Ernest Peters. Bob was a 1959 graduate of Knoch High School. After graduation, he went to work at Moonlight Mushroom in Winfield Twp. and Worthington for 20 years. When the mine closed, Bob went to work in the HVAC maintenance department at Allegheny Valley Hospital for many years, retiring in 2009. After retirement, Bob enjoyed working at his sawmill cutting boards, firewood and working in his garden. He was a member of Zion United Methodist Church Sarver. Bob was a member of Armstrong Lodge # 239 F&AM in Freeport. Shriners Caravan #14 in Butler, Syria Shriners of Pittsburgh, Sang with the Chanters of Syria Shrine and was a member of the International Union of Operating Engineers. He was a social member of the Saxonburg Fireman's Club. He loved traveling with his wife and spending time with his family. Bob is survived by his wife of 60 years, Eileen (Janura) Peters. Their children, Rob and Cheryl Peters, of Cabot; Lisa and Tom Kocher, of Corsica and Shawn Peters & Jodi Wray of Saxonburg. He is also survived by grandchildren; Jeremy and Kerrin Peters, Carrie Peters and fiancée Gavin Cummings, Jesse Peters. John Peters, Kelly and Devin Stormer, Renee Simpson and Alec Wray 2 Great grandchildren, Lila Stormer and Trevor Stormer. Bob is also survived by his sister Diane and Ron Langford of Ligonier and numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his brothers, Richard, Bill & Larry Peters. Family and friends will be received on Friday, November 5, 2021 from 4 to 8 pm at the Redmond Funeral Home Inc. 524 High St. in Freeport, PA. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 6th at 10 am in the Zion United Methodist Church in Sarver, with Rev. Seth McClymonds, Jr. officiating. A private immediate family burial will be held at Butler Co. Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to. Shriners Hospital for Children 1645 West 8th. St. Erie, PA 16505 or Zion United Methodist Church 438 Bear Creek Rd., Sarver, PA 16055.
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