John Irving Peters

1902 N. Andover, Mass. 1991 Towanda, Penn.



Continuation of tree (1st child of Jerome Pitre/Catherine Leclerc); all known surname descendants:

                9          John Irving Peters  b: 24 July 1902  North Andover, Essex, MA; d: 16 August 1991  Towanda, Bradford, PA

                                   +Catherine Julia Burke  b: 22 May 1909  Oswego, Oswego, NY; m: 30 June 1930 [Thomas/Theresa ---]; d: Abt. 2000 Pennsylvania

                              10      Theresa A. Peters  b: Abt. 1936  New York

                                          +--- Edwards

                              10      Sheila Peters  b: Abt. 1940  New York 

                                          +--- Kraus

                              10      Catherine Peters  b: Abt. 1943  New York 

                                          +--- Gates

                              10      Suzan Kathleen Peters  (aka Sister Sean Kathleen Peters C.S.J.)  b: Abt. 1944  New York 



Notes for John Irving Peters:


- 1930


- 1940 Oyster Bay, Nassau, New York:  John I. Peters 37 school teacher/public school, wife Catherine 30, Theresa A. 3.

- 1950 Oyster Bay, Nassau, NY:  Irving J. Peters 40 industrial arts teacher/village school, wife Catherine J. 38, Theresa 13, Sheila 9, Catherine 6, Suzan 5.

Obituary:  The Herald American (Syracuse, NY), 18 August 1991:  Irving John ''Nick'' Peters, 89, formerly of Oswego, died Aug. 16 in Towanda, Pa.  A resident of Ulster, Pa., Mr. Peters was a graduate of Oswego State Normal School, New York University and Cornell University.  He served as an industrial arts instructor and later as assistant principal at Locust Valley High School on Long Island.  He retired in 1968.  Survivors include his wife, Catherine; four daughters, Theresa Edwards of Trumbull, Conn., Sheila Kraus of Ulster, Catherine Gates of Whitesboro, and Sister Sean Kathleen Peters C.S.J. of St. Louis; a brother, Leo Peters of Dexter, Me.; two sisters, Louise Bryson of Eugene, Ore., and Catherine Holmes of Revere, Mass.; 13 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.  Services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Monday in the Immaculate Conception Church, Ulster, Pa.  Burial at 3 p.m. in St. Peters Cemetery, Oswego.  Arrangements under director of the Bowen-Farr Funeral Home, Ulster.  Family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.




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