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Obituary for Walter Peters Jr.

Walter  Peters Jr.
Jay Peters was born Walter Jay Peters Jr. on April 1, 1924 in Cudahy, California to Georgia F. Peters and Walter Jay Peters, Sr.. Growing up in Southgate and Venice as a young boy he worked in his family store in Compton. He graduated from Southgate High School. He was in the Navy during World War II he was a torpedoman on a submarine something he was very proud of. Jay Graduated from University of Texas where he lettered in track in 1944.

Jay married his soul mate Darlene in 1966. They were married 51 years. They retired in Murrieta, California at "The Colony" on the golf course where Jay got to do what he loved, play golf. He played everyday. He was on the golf club at The Colony. He called The Colony his piece of heaven.

Jay passed away with loved ones by his side. He is survived by his wife, Darlene Faye Peters, son, Robert "Steven" Peters, daughter in law Krystal Peters, daughters; Susan Peters, Jayne Stitt, Karen McNeal and grandson, Maurice Jayson Mehl.

Jay is now playing on the most beautiful gold course in the sky.

Viewing February 15, 2018 from 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Memorial Services will be held February 16, 2018 at 11:00 am
Murrieta Valley Funeral Home
24651 Washington Ave
Murrieta, CA 92562
Celebration of life luncheon after services will be held at The Colony Clubhouse in Murrieta, California,
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24651 Washington Ave.
Murrieta, CA 92562
Email: murrietavalleyfh@hotmail.com