Sandra K. ‘Sandy’ Peters

Sandra K. “Sandy” Peters, 64, of Tuscarora Road, Port Royal, passed away at 9:50 a.m. Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 at her home.

Born Nov. 27, 1949, in Van Dyke, Juniata County, she was the daughter of the late Maxwell H. and Doris M. (Basom) Amtower.

Surviving are: her husband, Walter J. Peters, whom she married on Oct. 29, 1971; three sons, Keith D. Amtower, of Port Royal, Walter J. Peters Jr. and wife, Kelly, of McAlisterville, and Jason E. Peters, of Port Royal; and five grandchildren.

Sandy is also survived by a brother, Walter E. Amtower and wife, Sheila, of Newport, and two sisters, Sharon R. Cavanaugh and Cheryl A. Dupert and husband, Merle, both of Mifflintown.

A brother-in-law, Thomas L. Cavanaugh, preceded her in death.

She was a member of the Tuscarora Church of the Brethren and a former member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Millerstown Moose.

A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at Rex Funeral Home in Port Royal, with Pastor Casey Hostler officiating.

After the service, interment will take place in Union Cemetery, Walker Township, Juniata County.

A viewing will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be sent to Home Nursing Agency Hospice, 129 S. Main St., Lewistown, PA 17044.