Dan Alan Peters
Auburn– Dan Alan Peters, 61, of Auburn, IL passed away at 4:15 A.M. Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, Illinois with his loving family at his side.
Dan was born on March 2, 1957 in Springfield, Illinois a son to Jack A. & Ellen I. (Page) Peters. Dan married Tena M. Becker on August 31, 2013 in Auburn, Illinois.
Dan worked for AMEREN C.I.P.S. in Springfield, Illinois for over 21 years as a mechanic. In his spare time he loved to ride his Harley and party with his family and friends.
Surviving Dan is his wife, Tena M. Peters of Auburn, Illinois; father, Jack A. (Patty DeFevers) Peters of Virden, Illinois; daughter, Tesha (Casey) Sanson of Auburn, Illinois; step-sons, Tommy Wiser and Abe Wiser both of Waverly, Illinois; step-daughter, Dawn (T.C.) Kincaid of Waverly, Illinois; brothers, Randy (Cheryl) Peters of Murphysboro, Tennessee, Rick (Carol) Peters of Hardy, Arkansas; sister, Teri (Jim Stayton) Peters of Girard, Illinois; 2 grandsons, Hayden and Kendrick Sanson and 9 step- grandchildren. Preceding Dan in death is his mother, Ellen I. Peters.
There will be no visitation, cremation rites have been accorded by the Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home, Virden, Illinois. A Celebration of Life Gathering will be from 10:00 A.M. to Noon, Saturday March 2, 2019 at the First Presbyterian Church in Virden, Illinois with a Celebration of Life Service starting immediately following the gathering at the church with Rev. John Huxtable officiating. Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association. To leave a comment for the family, please visit: www.calvert-ferryfuneralhomes.com