George Edward Peters
George Edward Peters
  • November 22, 1932 - May 10, 2017
  • Tampa, Florida

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George "Sonny" Peters, formally of Wellesley MA, passed away peacefully on May 10, 2017 in Tampa Florida. George was born in Boston, MA to George and Evelyn Peters on November 22, 1932. As vice President of Kappa Sigma Fraternity, he graduated from Dartmouth College in 1955. He married Cynthia Ward on November 26, 1955. George enjoyed a long and prosperous career with the Polaroid Corporation and we are all very proud of his accomplishments. He loved the ocean and was also an avid golfer who enjoyed many matches with his family and friends. He also enjoyed his family trips to their home in New Hampshire to ski or enjoy activities on Lake Sunapee.

George is survived by his wife Cynthia Peters; his two sons, Jeffrey Peters and his wife Olivia Peters, Richard Peters and his wife Wendy Peters; his daughters, Linda Talluto and her husband Frank Talluto, Jan Houser and her husband, John David Houser; Eight grandchildren, three great-grand children, and his brother, Ronald Peters and his wife Sharon Peters.

George will be laid to rest at St. Thomas Church in Hanover New Hampshire. Our family wishes to thank everyone who cared for him and showed us love, friendship and support. Please visit his online guestbook at