Name: Christopher S. Peters
Hometown: Cass City, MI
Funeral Date: February 27, 2013
Date of Birth: December 25, 1963
Date of Passing: February 22, 2013
Funeral Home: Kranz Funeral Home
Funeral service held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 27, 2013 in St. Pancratius Catholic Church with Rev. Paul Bala and Sr. Maria Dina Puddu MC officiating. Interment will take place at a later date. Pallbearers for Mr. Peters: Michael Langenburg, Leigh Langenburg, Joe Langenburg, Larry Sines, Louie Tauber, and Patrick Peters. Visitation: 2 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, February 26, 2013 in Kranz Funeral Home - Cass City, MI Vigil Service 7 p.m. Tuesay, February 26, 2013 in Kranz Funeral Home - Cass City. 10 to 11am Wednesday, February 27, 2013 in St. Pancratius Catholic Church - Cass City Memorials may be made to Family Discretionary Fund. Family and friends may share memories, prayers and stories with the family at www.kranzfuneralhome.com
Chris is survived by his wife, Valerie; children: Alysha Rutkowski of IN, Hayley (Nick Shantz) Peters of Cass City, Karley Peters of Cass City, Christopher Peters of Cass City, Eric Peters of Cass City; parents: Anton and Marilyn Peters of Cass City; sisters: Cindy Peters of Ann Arbor, Sally (Larry) Peters Sines of Clinton, Joann (Louie) Tauber of Cass City; brother, Patrick (Stephanie) Peters of Caro; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Rita (Robert) Rockwell of Cass City, Barb Langenburg of Livonia, Louie Langenburg of Howell, Sally (Ken) Nicholas of Cass City, Jenny (Karl) Zawilinski of Cass City, Hank (Kelly) Langenburg of Snover, Ann Koosis of Houston, TX, Evelyn (Jeff) Minard of Snover, Sue (Jack) Kappen of Cass City, Brenda (Steve) Reeves of Loveland, OH, Joseph (Colleen) Langenburg of Cass City, Leigh (Sharon) Langenburg of Ubly, Michael (Heather) Langenburg of Cass City, William (Krista) Langenburg of Holly Springs, NC; many nieces and nephews.
Christopher S. Peters, 49, of Cass City, died unexpectedly from injuries sustained in a snowmobile accident Friday, February 22, 2013 near Houghton Lake. He was born December 25, 1963 in Scheurer Hospital, Pigeon, to Anton and Marilyn (Osborn) Peters. He married Valerie Langenburg April 21, 1990 in St. Pancratius Catholic Church, Cass City. Chris graduated from Cass City High School in 1982. He attended Michigan State University receiving an Associate's Degree in Agriculture. Chris was a crop farmer. He loved working with the earth, planting and harvesting sustained and nurtured him. He worked as an independent truck driver for many years, most recently for JW Hunt Trucking of Bad Axe. Currently Chris and his brother, Pat, were beginning a business together, Michigan Salon Services in Caro. He was a member of Cass City Gavel Club and Knights of Columbus Cass City-Gagetown Council #8892. Chris enjoyed watching sports on television but especially enjoyed watching his children play Cass City sports. He enjoyed spending time at the cabin on Elbow Lake, riding his snowmobile and motorcycle. Most importantly Chris loved people. He always had a smile or hug for everyone.