Darrell Frederick Peters passed away on August 29, 2014. He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on May 14, 1920.
He leaves behind his beloved wife of 70 years, Carol E. Peters; their four daughters, Donna (Michael) King, Marilyn Peters, Joan (James) Cole, and Karen (Philip) Barbalace; five grandchildren, Katherine Ferguson, Bradley King, Colin and Ryan Barbalace, and Janna Cole; and seven great-grandchildren; and his sister, Geraldine Larsen.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Ellsworth, and his grandson, Jonathan Peter Cole.
He had a successful 40-year career with the US Dept. of Agriculture.
A memorial service will be held on September 5 at 10:30 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Falls Church, VA.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to King of Glory Lutheran Church, 4897 Longhill Road, Williamsburg, VA 23188, or to a charity of choice. Online condolences may be offered at www.nelsencares.com.