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“I'm so one here bothered to tell me until well after his death...uncle Jim was always good to me..wish you all well..Billy ”
1 of 5 | Posted by: Willia J. Peters - Erie, PA

“I just wanted to express my sympathy for the passing of your Dad. I know it is painful and seems somewhat surreal. Just remember to keep the...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Colleen Fromknecht - Erie, PA

“It still doesn't feel real...I love you and will miss you very much! Talking with your friends today at your viewing was very heart warming and it...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Marsha - westlake, OH - daughter

“It has been an honor knowing Jim. I will miss our friendship and e-mails. ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Karen Chorba - Friend

“I came to know Jim through cyberspace in our mutual involvement in New York Central internet forums. I always enjoyed his comments and insights on...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Mike Fleming - Bartlett, TN

James A. Peters, husband of Sally (nee Kropat) (deceased); father of Sylvia Myers (David), Donna Peters, Roberta Citino (Robert), Daniel Peters, Marsha Stellato (Louis); grandfather of Jennifer Bayer, Allison Citino, Eileen Conroy, Dominic Stellato, Laura Citino, Bryan Peters, Vincent Stellato Anthony Stellato, Nick Stellato, Emily Citino; great-grandfather of Jacob and Alex; Brother of William Peters (deceased). James was born April 14, 1924 in Erie, PA to Alfred and Bernice Peters. He worked as a Railroad Dispatcher and started working for the railroad when he was a teenager. He worked for New York Central, then Penn Central. He also enjoyed model railroading as a hobby. He like to travel and sight see on the railroads. He wrote articles that he submitted to Modern Railroad Magazine. Passed away September 16, 2010. Prayers on Monday, September 20, at 9:30am at the funeral home, followed by 10:00am Funeral Mass at St. Angela Merici Church, Fairview Park. Friends may call at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 21369 CENTER RIDGE RD., FAIRVIEW PARK on Sunday from 1-5pm. 440-333-9774