OBITUARY: Donna Rae Peters
May 24, 1937 – Oct. 12, 2019
October 17, 2019
Donna Rae Peters was born May 24, 1937, in El Centro, to parents Victor and Lydia Newfield. She married Douglas Peters on March 24, 1956, in Santa Rosa, and the couple made their home in Shafter, where they raised their 3 daughters; Deanna Peters, Darleen Reimer and Delayne Huskey.
Donna worked alongside Doug in the family business, Maple Leaf Enterprises, in Wasco. She was very active in the Shafter Mennonite Brethren Church, where she served until her passing on Oct. 12, 2019, in Bakersfield.
Graveside service will be held at Shafter Memorial Park on Friday, Oct. 18, beginning at 10 a.m.; followed by a Celebration of Life beginning at 11 a.m. at Shafter Mennonite Brethren.