Charles Joseph Peter, Jr.

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Charles Joseph Peter, Jr., age 95 was called home to be with his Lord, Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at NHC Oakwood.

Mr. Peter was a native of Chicago, Illinois and made his home in Lewisburg for the last four years. "Chuck" was a commercial artist in Chicago and continued doing artwork throughout his retirement. He was a veteran of World War II and served in France and Germany under General George Patton. As a young man he earned the rank of Eagle Scout and served many years as a Scoutmaster for the Boy Scouts later in life. He was a member of the Lutheran Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years,Virginia E. Peter.

He is survived by two sons: Dr. Chuck (Sharrin Lusco) Peter of Lewisburg and Erik (Natsuko) Peter of Pleasanton, California; five grandchildren; PFC Jacob Peter and Joshua Peter of Lewisburg, Alex Peter, Adam Peter and Alyssa Peter of Pleasanton, California and one great grandchild; Nova Michelle Peter of Culleoka. He was also preceded in death by two grandsons, Joseph Burks and Jason Medel, both of Lewisburg. No services are planned.

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Bills McGaugh Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.