Melvin Henry Peters, 19202006 (aged 86 years)

Melvin H Peters
Name
Melvin Henry /Peters/
Given names
Melvin Henry
Surname
Peters
Birth
April 10, 1920 31 32

Birth of a sisterGertrude Janet Peters
September 16, 1921 (aged 1 year)

Birth of a brotherHerbert Warren Peters
July 30, 1923 (aged 3 years)

Birth of a brotherNorman Roger Peters
May 2, 1925 (aged 5 years)

Birth of a brotherKennneth Peters
November 22, 1929 (aged 9 years)

Death of a brotherKennneth Peters
November 22, 1929 (aged 9 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherHendrika Johanna Hulleman
April 29, 1939 (aged 19 years)
Death of a brotherRaymond Lambert Peters
March 20, 1944 (aged 23 years)
Address: Burial: Alto Community cemetery, Alto, Wis
Death of a fatherHenry L. Peters
November 29, 1952 (aged 32 years)
Death of a motherClara Belle Nummerdor
1952 (aged 31 years)
Death of a sisterCarie Henrietta Peters
July 12, 1959 (aged 39 years)

Death of a brotherNorman Roger Peters
April 20, 1969 (aged 49 years)

Death of a brotherHerbert Warren Peters
December 28, 1979 (aged 59 years)

Death of a brotherLester Aaron Peters
February 24, 1990 (aged 69 years)
Burial of a fatherHenry L. Peters

Address: Alto
Burial of a motherClara Belle Nummerdor

Address: Alto cemetery
Death
December 14, 2006 (aged 86 years)
Note: Obituary:

Obituary: Melvin H. Peters, 86, of 640 Williams Court, Medford, Wisconsin, formerly of Fond du Lac area, died Thursday, December 14, 2006, at Memorial Health Center, Medford. He was born on April 10, 1920, in Waupun, a son of Henry L. and Clara M. Nummerdor Peters. He graduated from 8th grade at West Brick School, near Brandon, and earned his G.E.D. in 1981 at the age of 60. Melvin was staff sergeant in the United States Army, 328th Ordnance, European Theater, during World War II from 1942-1946. He married Dorothy M. Guell on September 27, 1941. He was a dairy farmer in Byron and Lomira area for many years and later owned a resort near Rhinelander. Melvin was a charter member and founder of Calvary Bible Church, Fond du Lac, and was deeply committed to his family and to his Savior, Jesus Christ. He provided an example of strong character and leaves an exemplary legacy to his children and grandchildren.He is survived by his wife, Dorothy of Medford; four children: Wayne R. (Marjorie) Peters of Eau Claire, Janet Peters Burbridge of Commerce City, MI, Hazel Fern (Grant) Peters Brown of Westboro, Patricia A. (James) Peters Swan of Ogema; 11 grandchildren: Carrie (Carter) Muench of Chanhassen, MN, David (Shelly) Peters of Mounds View, MN, Jonathan (Holly) Peters of Eau Claire, Joshua (Amber) Burbridge of Ypsilanti, MI, Zachary Burbridge of Detroit, MI, Bethany Burbridge of Ann Arbor, MI, Charity Burbridge of Livonia, MI, Heather Brown of Colorado Springs, CO, Laura Brown of Westboro, Annika Swan of Minneapolis, MN, Matthew (Tamra) Swan of Phillips; five great-grandchildren: Ellie Muench, Graham Muench, Zoey Peters, Silas Burbridge, Greta Peters; and a sister, Gertrude Stollfus of Green Lake. He was preceded in death by his parents, five brothers: an infant Kenny, Raymond (Jeanette), Lester (Lydia), Norm (Rose), Herb (June); two sisters: Carrie (Roy Doolan) and Bonnie (Joe Demoske). Burial will be in Alto Cemetery with military rites conducted at 3:00 p.m. by the American Legion Post 210.

Family with parents
father
Henry Peters
18881952
Birth: September 15, 1888 34 36Apeldoorn, Gelderland, Netherlands
Death: November 29, 1952Dodge Co, Wisconsin, USA
mother
elder brother
19091944
Birth: August 26, 1909 20 21
Death: March 20, 1944Waupun, Dodge Co, Wisconsin, USA
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younger brother
elder sister
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younger brother
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himself
Melvin H Peters
19202006
Birth: April 10, 1920 31 32
Death: December 14, 2006Medford, Taylor Co, Wisconsin, USA
-4 years
elder brother
19161990
Birth: March 10, 1916 27 28Waupun, Dodge Co, Wisconsin, USA
Death: February 24, 1990Berlin, Green Lake Co, Wisconsin, USA
-4 years
elder sister
10 years
younger sister
19212008
Birth: September 16, 1921 33 33
Death: October 4, 2008Waupun, Fond du Lac Co, Wisconsin, USA
8 years
younger brother
19291929
Birth: November 22, 1929 41 41
Death: November 22, 1929
Family with Dorothy Meta Guell
himself
Melvin H Peters
19202006
Birth: April 10, 1920 31 32
Death: December 14, 2006Medford, Taylor Co, Wisconsin, USA
wife
DorothyGuell.jpg
19212018
Birth: April 15, 1921Forest, Fond du Lac Co, Wisconsin, USA
Death: March 29, 2018Medford, Taylor Co, Wisconsin, USA
son
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daughter
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daughter
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daughter
Private
Note

Obituary: Melvin H. Peters, 86, of 640 Williams Court, Medford, Wisconsin, formerly of Fond du Lac area, died Thursday, December 14, 2006, at Memorial Health Center, Medford. He was born on April 10, 1920, in Waupun, a son of Henry L. and Clara M. Nummerdor Peters. He graduated from 8th grade at West Brick School, near Brandon, and earned his G.E.D. in 1981 at the age of 60. Melvin was staff sergeant in the United States Army, 328th Ordnance, European Theater, during World War II from 1942-1946. He married Dorothy M. Guell on September 27, 1941. He was a dairy farmer in Byron and Lomira area for many years and later owned a resort near Rhinelander. Melvin was a charter member and founder of Calvary Bible Church, Fond du Lac, and was deeply committed to his family and to his Savior, Jesus Christ. He provided an example of strong character and leaves an exemplary legacy to his children and grandchildren.He is survived by his wife, Dorothy of Medford; four children: Wayne R. (Marjorie) Peters of Eau Claire, Janet Peters Burbridge of Commerce City, MI, Hazel Fern (Grant) Peters Brown of Westboro, Patricia A. (James) Peters Swan of Ogema; 11 grandchildren: Carrie (Carter) Muench of Chanhassen, MN, David (Shelly) Peters of Mounds View, MN, Jonathan (Holly) Peters of Eau Claire, Joshua (Amber) Burbridge of Ypsilanti, MI, Zachary Burbridge of Detroit, MI, Bethany Burbridge of Ann Arbor, MI, Charity Burbridge of Livonia, MI, Heather Brown of Colorado Springs, CO, Laura Brown of Westboro, Annika Swan of Minneapolis, MN, Matthew (Tamra) Swan of Phillips; five great-grandchildren: Ellie Muench, Graham Muench, Zoey Peters, Silas Burbridge, Greta Peters; and a sister, Gertrude Stollfus of Green Lake. He was preceded in death by his parents, five brothers: an infant Kenny, Raymond (Jeanette), Lester (Lydia), Norm (Rose), Herb (June); two sisters: Carrie (Roy Doolan) and Bonnie (Joe Demoske). Burial will be in Alto Cemetery with military rites conducted at 3:00 p.m. by the American Legion Post 210.

Note

Melvin served as a staff sergeant in World War II. After the war, he owned and operated dairy farms in Byron and Lomira area for many years and, later, Merrydale Resort near Rhinelander. He helped to found Calvary Bible Church, Fond du Lac.

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