Tommy Albert Peters, 68 of Portage, IN passed away Monday, January 24, 2022. He was born September 19, 1953 in Chicago to Albert and Alberta (Hintz) Peters. Tommy graduated from Fenger High School and made his career as a Dental Technician with Scottsdale Dental Clinic in Chicago for over 30 years. He enjoyed playing guitar, fishing, and reading eccentric novels. Tommy will be remembered as a selfless and generous man, who was a devoted and loving father.
Tommy is survived by his son, Keith (Seneca) Peters of Crown Point, IN; granddaughter, Grace Peters; significant other, Bertha Hester of Portage, IN; brother, Roy Peters of AR; and step-brother, Daniel (Deb) Hawtree of Frankfort, IL. He was preceded in death by his father, Albert Peters; mother and step-father, Alberta and Theodore Hawtree; wife, Eileen Emily (Jyrch) Peters; son, Kevin Peters; and sister, Lynnette Fennerty.
A celebration of Tommy’s life will be announced at a later date.