Cover photo for F. George Peters's Obituary
F. George Peters Profile Photo
1931 F. 2020

F. George Peters

February 1, 1931 — December 5, 2020

F. George Peters, 89, of Wooster, died Saturday, December 5, 2020 at West View Healthy Living, in Wooster.

Services will be Thursday at 12 pm on Facebook Live with his son Pastor Tom Peters and Pastor Robert D. Fetterhoff officiating.  On Facebook, search “George Peters Funeral.”  Please call Roberts Funeral Home at (330) 345-5665 for assistance.  Burial will be at the Wooster Cemetery.   Online tributes may be made at

George was born February 1, 1931 in Ashland to Fred and Nellie {Wills} Peters.  He married Jane Johnson on June 20, 1954.  She died June 2, 2020.

George worked for Rubbermaid for 11 years. Then, from 1968-1981 he served as a missionary to Africa. Following his ministry overseas, he worked for Job Training Partnership.  In 1993, he joined the staff at Grace Brethren Church as Pastor to senior adults.

George was a member of Grace Church where he taught Sunday School for 35 years.  He enjoyed collecting covered bridge memorabilia and traveling with his wife, Jane.

George will be deeply missed by his sons Daniel (Sherry) of Wooster, David (Anita) of Orrville, Tom (Sue) of Wooster and Phil (Su) Peters of Olympia, WA; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; sister Jean Gordon.

George was preceded in death by his wife, Jane, sister Charlotte Jelley and brother Bob Peters.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of F. George Peters, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Service

Thursday, December 10, 2020

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Facebook Live


Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 46

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree