Robert E. Peters, 76, Hays, died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, at Hays Medical Center.

He was born July 29, 1942, in Pratt to Robert J. and Munica Belle (Reynolds) Peters. He graduated from McCracken High School.

He managed Heims Appliance in Hays and Humburg Lumber in La Crosse. He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in Korea. He enjoyed reading, playing golf and University of Kansas basketball.

He is survived by two daughters, Sandy and Darbey Frydendall, Meade, and Kerri and James Elsen, Ellinwood; two brothers, Dennis Peters of Plano, Texas, and Mike and Diane Peters of Olathe; eight grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Brenda Peters; and a brother, Russell Peters. 

Memorial services were Saturday at Brock's-Keithley Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 2509 Vine.

Memorial contributions are suggested to KU Medical Center.

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