JUDITH PETER | TheUnion.com


Judith Peter died June 22 in Sacramento. She was 59.

Private services will be held on Friday, June 27, in Genoa, Nev. Burial will take place at Genoa Cemetery in Minden, Nev.

Ms. Peter was born April 18, 1949, in Sacramento to Dr. Frank Peter and Lorayne (Givler) Peter. She graduated from Mira Loma High School in Sacramento and enjoyed reading and telling stories.

Ms. Peter is survived by her brother and sister-in-law, Frank and Laura Peter of Nevada City; sister and brother-in-law, Susan and Dale Barkman of Reno, Nev.; sister, Joan Peter of Seattle; devoted caregiver and beloved niece, Elizabeth (Lissa) Showman, and several other nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Dr. Frank Peter and Lorayne Peter, and brother, Ben Peter.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Sacramento SPCA, 6201 Florin-Perkins Road, Sacramento, CA 95828.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper & Weaver Mortuary in Nevada City.

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