Barbara A. Peters

May 13, 2014
Barbara Peters

Waldoboro — Barbara A. Peters, 78, died peacefully surrounded by her family, following a long illness, Friday, May 9, 2014, at Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport.

Born in Waldoboro, Sept. 17, 1935, she was the daughter of Afton and Doris Young Feltis. She was educated in Waldoboro schools.

Over the years Barbara has been employed with Port Clyde Canning, North Lubec Canning and also worked at Fieldcrest Manor in Waldoboro.

Her children remember her as a loving, caring person who never complained and was always smiling. They said she loved to spend time with family, having cookouts. She loved to eat lobster, especially lobster stew.

Barbara had a kind soul, and she doted on her two special companions, dachshunds, "Baby Cakes" and "Lilly." She also had a special place in her heart for her bird "Allen" that was given to her more than 20 years ago.

She loved going for rides and looking for yard sales. She was an enthusiastic Elvis fan and had an extensive collection of memorabilia.

Barbara will be missed by all who knew her.

Predeceased by her brothers, Roger E. Feltis, Maynard Feltis, and an infant daughter Dorothy Marie Heino; Barbara is survived by her sons George Heino Jr. and his companion Rachel Carter, of Cushing, Paul Heino and his wife Inez of Thomaston; a sister Jenny Feltis of Waldoboro; grandchildren Kaylee Heino, Dominic Heino; step-granddaughter Ashley Wiley; a step-great-grandchild, Addison K; a nephews and his wife, Roger and Melody Feltis; a special friend whom she called "Nanny" Alice Feltis all of Waldoboro; and her former husband with whom she remained friends, Charles Peters of Waldoboro.

A graveside celebration of her life will be held Tuesday, May 20, at 2:30 p.m. at the German Cemetery, Bremen Road, Waldoboro.

To share a memory or condolence with Barbara’s family, please visit her Book of Memories at Arrangements are in the care of Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland.

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