Rosa Peters

Rosa Lee Peters, 87, of Orange City, Fla., died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, at the Florida Hospital (Fish Memorial) in Orange City.

She was born Aug. 9, 1926, in Spencer, a daughter of the late Homer H. and Ethel Mae Lowe Reger.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Peters Jr., who died Dec. 26, 1997.

Also preceding her in death were two daughters, Charlotte Crosyln and Alberta Parsley; one sister, Nell Kincaid; one stepdaughter, Dottie Knicely; and two brothers, Carl Reger and Lloyd Reger.

She is survived by one daughter, Wanda Hiedeman of Houston, Texas; one son, Frank David Buck of Dayton, Ohio; one sister, Pauline Naylor of Amma; and 12 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Rosa had retired from Brunswick Manufacturing as quality control manager. She was a member of Buckhannon Union Mission Church of Buckhannon and a member of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union.

Friends will be received at the Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, from noon to 2 p.m. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home with the Rev. Dennis Estes officiating. Burial will follow in the Heavner Cemetery. Online condolences may be made to the family at

Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.