Sky Scene 05

Roger Lee Peters

August 19, 1942 ~ December 5, 2023 (age 81) 81 Years Old
Obituary Image

Roger Peters Obituary

Roger Lee Peters, age 81 from North Branch passed away on Tuesday, December 5, 2023.

Roger was born on August 19, 1942 in Caro, the son of Frank and Maxine (McLaughlin) Peters. Roger grew up on Caro and was a graduate of Caro High School. On May 23, 1970, he married Donna Vest in Newark, Ohio.  

Roger retired from GM Truck & Bus in Flint. He worked many years at the Lapeer County Press as their fishing editor. He enjoyed fishing, watching football and NASCAR races. He collected NASCAR memorabilia. Roger and Donna were snowbirds and loved to spend their winters in Florida.

Roger is survived by his loving wife, Donna, his son, Ron Peters, his brother, Jeff Peters,  his extended Vest family, his Florida and North Branch neighbors and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Gary and Victor Peters.

Per Roger’s wishes cremations has taken place.  A Celebration of Roger’s life will be held at a later date. Blackburn Chapel-Martin Funeral Home will update the website when the date is set.

You may share an online condolence and memories of Roger to the family at

Arrangements by Blackburn Chapel-Martin Funeral Home

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Roger Lee Peters, please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Roger Lee Peters?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Roger's memory.


Services are to be announced


© 2024 Blackburn Chapel-Martin Funeral. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility