MORRISDALE — Phillip L. Peters, 64, of Morrisdale, passed away Nov. 6, 2018 Mt. Nittany Medical Center, State College.

He was born Feb. 22, 1954 in Clearfield, the son of Jack and Mae (Ireland) Peters.

On May 11, 1976 he married Cheryl Lauder Peters; she survives.

Phillip worked as a sheet metal worker for Local 12 out of Pittsburgh. He had previously worked for Bradford Coal Company.

He was a member of First Baptist Church in Philipsburg. He enjoyed NASCAR, the outdoors and working.

Phillip is survived his three children, Phillip Peters and his companion Heather Miller of Morrisdale, Heather Peters and her companion Vince Dillon of Phillipsburg, and Coty Peters and his wife Lindsey of Clearfield; eight grandchildren, Shaylee, Hannah, PJ, Vincent, Nicholas, Madison, Logan and Callie; five siblings, Marsha Holt and her husband Tim of West Decatur, Candy Roberts and her husband Melvin of Woodland, Jeffrey Peters and his companion Nanette Wisor of Hyde, Barry Peters and his wife Donna of Irvona, and Gary Peters and his wife Darlene of Irvona.

He was preceded in death by his father, Jack Peters.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 19, 2018 at First Baptist Church in Philipsburg.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Bennett and Houser Funeral Home, Inc. of Clearfield.

Memorial contributions can be made to Cheryl Peters, 95 Rocky Hill Rd., P.O. Box 174, Morrisdale, PA 16858.

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