James B. Peters, 64, Wallace, Mich., passed away into eternal life on Monday, June 7, 2021, at home peacefully surrounded with his family by his side. He was born January 30, 1957 in Waukesha, Wis., to the late Jacob Jr. and Helen (Schmidt) Peters. Jimmy grew up in Big Bend, Wis., and in 1999, moved to Wallace, Mich. Jimmy loved gardening, visiting Grand Marais and blueberry picking, taking pride in his home and spending time with all his family and friends.
Jimmy is survived by 7 brothers: Mark (Rose), Michael (Julie), Anthony (Dar), Patrick, Randy (Angie), Stephen (Lonnie) and Johnathan (Vicki) and many nieces, nephews and god-kids.
He was preceded in death by his parents and 2 sisters: Mary Rogge and Christine Blasius.
Visitation for Jimmy will be on Saturday, June 12, 2021, at Anderson-Diehm Funeral Home beginning at 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. with burial to follow at Mellen Township Cemetery.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.andersondiehm.com.
Jimmy wanted to especially thank his niece Kelly, cousin Sarah and brother Patrick for their loving care throughout his journey.
Jimmy’s family would like to thank Nurses Ashley, Janet, Ann and Kathy for the loving, wonderful care he received at UP Health System. Their outstanding care and compassion for Jimmy was honorable.
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