Dan Alan Peters

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

25 thoughts on “Dan Alan Peters

  1. Tena and family. We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Dan was an awesome guy. May you find comfort in this difficult time. His memory will be with everyone for an eternity. Hugs to all. Bob and Julie Blaise

  2. So sorry for your loss! Worked with Dan at Ameren and he was a great guy and could make anyone laugh!Thoughts and prayers to his family and friends

  3. So so sorry randy & sheryl (sis). If you need anything, please let me know. Keeping all of you in my prayers +++ ((()))

  4. Jack, we are very sorry to learn about Dan. We ask God to comfort all the family and friends. May your memories become even sweeter.

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