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Loren D. Peters

Friday, December 2, 2011

Loren D. Peters, age 46, of Springfield, Mo. and formerly of Alta, died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011 in Storm Lake.

Please join Karen Peters and her family and friends for a time of remembrance at 7 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 3, at Scooter's Bar & Grill in Alta. The arrangements are under the direction of the Fratzke & Jensen Funeral Home in Storm Lake. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be given in Loren's memory. Those wishing to send on-line condolences may do so via: www.fratzkejensen.com

Loren Dean Peters was born Dec. 28, 1964, in Spencer, the son of Dean and Karen (Fanning) Peters. He lived with his family and attended schools in Alta, graduating from Alta High School in 1983. Following graduation, Loren attended Iowa Central College in Fort Dodge.

On Sept. 1, 1988, Loren was united in marriage to Leesa Stevens in Kearney, Neb. This union was blessed with two children: Joshua Paul and Tisha Marie.

Loren worked as a carpenter and also in commercial construction. His hobbies included: camping, hunting, wood working, racing and snowmobiling. He loved and cherished his family.

Those left to cherish Loren's memory are his wife of 23 years, Leesa Peters of Springfield, Mo.; son, Joshua Peters of Springfield, Mo.; daughter, Tisha Marie Peters of Ozark, Mo.; grandchildren: Marissa Lee Peters, Devian James Peters and Emma Lynn Smith; his mother, Karen Peters of Columbus, Ind.; brother, Mitch Peters of Grand Junction, Colo.; sister, Christi Tam of Columbus, Ind.; extended family and many friends.

Loren was preceded in death by his father, Dean Homer Peters; his grandparents, Homer and Irene Peters; and daughter-in-law, Tiffany Rose Peters.