Doris Peters, 84, Holland

PetersDoris C. Peters, 84, Holland, died Thursday morning, March 7, 2013, at the home of her daughter in Huntingburg.

She was born in Holland on Aug. 10, 1928, to Clarence and Lillian (Borman) Schroeder. She married Clayton Henry “Pete” Peters on Aug. 22, 1948, in St. Paul United Church of Christ in Holland. He died Nov. 2, 2011.

Surviving are son Jerry Peters and his wife, Bonnie, Huntingburg; two daughters, Donna Bische, and her husband, John, Newburgh, and Carol Miller, and her husband, Mark, Huntingburg; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and two step-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a grandson.

Mrs. Peters was known as “the Cake Lady” because of her passion for baking. She was a former Girl Scout leader and was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ, where she was the church organist, was a member of the choir for 60 years, was in the women’s guild and served on the church board.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in St. Paul United Church of Christ. Pastor Debbie Roe will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg and after 1 p.m. Sunday at the church.

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