Jason M. Peters

March 17, 1979 - Nov. 12, 2017

Jason M. Peters, 38, Altoona, passed away Sunday at his residence.

He was born in Altoona, son of David Peters and Susan (McNellis) Conrad.

Surviving are his wife, DiKarla (Hornberger) Peters and companion, Nic, of Altoona; two daughters: Logan Peters of Hollidaysburg, and Mareike Peters of Altoona; his father, David Peters and wife, Cheryl, of Altoona; his mother, Susan (McNellis) Conrad and husband, Gerald, of Gallitzin; a brother, Sean (Nem) Peters of Spotsylvania, Va.; a stepbrother, Doak (Katya) Marasco, of Framingham, Mass.; two stepsisters: April (Dan) Lafferriere of Bellingham, Mass., and Tamara “Bee” (Shawn) Marasco of Altoona; his maternal grandmother, Janice (Carmino) Battisti of Altoona; and several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Anthony McNellis; and his paternal grandparents: Richard and Ruth Peters.

Jason was a graduate of Altoona Area High School. He was a U.S. Army vetera, and he served for four years in both Germany and Kosovo. He was currently working as a cell tower technician for Aurora Electrical and Data Services, and he had previously worked for Amerway and Norfolk Southern.

He was a member of Cesare Battisti Club, and he enjoyed golfing, fishing, sports and spending time with friends and family.

Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at Stevens Memorial Chapel, Franciscan Fathers officiating. Committal with military honors will be held at Calvary Cemetery, Altoona.

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