March 6, 1918 ~ December 5, 2011
Eleanor Rose Peters 93, of the Laurel Grove Community, Lawrenceville, Georgia passed away on December 5, 2011. Lovingly known as "Ellie" by her many friends she was born in Detroit, Michigan and lived in Palm Harbor, Florida. She was a homemaker and an avid game player. She was predeceased by her husband, Edmund. Survivors include daughter, Marlene Knieper and husband Bill; son, Donald and wife Brenda; grandchildren, Ann Cofer and husband David, Patricia Hotop and husband John, Theresa Sexton and husband Mark, John Knieper and wife Anne, Anthony Peters and wife Brooks, Christopher Peters and wife Jammie; great grandchildren, David and wife Megan, Daniel and Emily Grass, Katie, Amanda and Mitch Hotop, Michael, Andrew and Caroline Sexton, Will and Anna Knieper, Augie and Lacey Anne Peters; great great grandaughter, Madeleine "Maddie" Ann Grass; many nieces and nephews in Michigan; Rachel Lily RN, friend and care nurse. A celebration of life funeral mass will be held Saturday, December 10, 2011. Mrs. Peters will lie in state at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Stone Mountain. Family and friends are asked to arrive at 1:00 P.M. for reflection. A funeral mass will follow at 2:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers a donation can be made to St. Jude's Childrens Hospital at St.Jude.org or a charity of your choice.