Doctor Robert Stewart Peters was born in Upland, Ca. August 2, 1929, he passed peacefully at home in Fresno on Monday, July 1, 2013.
He served in the Marines during the Korean Conflict, rising to the rank of Captain. In 1961 Bob graduated from UCLA Medical School and moved to Fresno in 1965 where he served this community for 38 years at Fresno County General Hospital (Valley Medical Center).
Bob cherished his wife, his family, his many friends, caring for his patients and working with both students and colleagues alike.
Bob is survived by his wife, Jerrie, of 58 years; daughters, Lisa and Bari; son, Paul; grandchildren Evan and Piper.
A Memorial Service will be held at the First Congregational Church, 2131 N. Van Ness Blvd., Fresno, Ca. 93704, on Thursday, July 11, 2013, at 10:00 a.m.
Remembrances may be sent to the Fresno Art Museum or the Fresno-Madera Medical Society.