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Reniea A.A. Peters

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

licensed practical nurse

Reniea A.A. Peters, 87, of Allentown, died July 5, 2019, in Devon House, Salisbury Township.

She was the wife of the late Marvin W. Peters.

Born Nov. 1, 1931, in Walnutport, she was the daughter of the late Nevin J. Sr. and Sarah E. (Weyhenmeyer) Stahley.

A licensed practical nurse at the former Allentown State Hospital for 16 years, she retired in 1988.

Before that, she was a private duty nurse.

A member of Redeemer Lutheran Church, Allentown, she enjoyed spending time with family and friends at their mountain cabin. She and her husband enjoyed traveling to most of the continental United States in their RV.

She especially liked the summer they spent in Alaska.

She enjoyed her friends and staff at Devon House Senior Living where she spent the last three years.

Her survivors include sons David M. Peters and his wife, Diane, and Jeffrey W. Peters and his wife, Linda, all of Macungie; sisters Marlene A. Peters and her husband, Kenneth, and Alice M. Graff, all of Whitehall; grandchildren Chad and his wife, Heather, of Lancaster, Jason and his wife, Carol, of Blandon, and Heather and her husband, Mathew Lenhart, of Palmerton; great-grandchildren Carter, Cole, Cadence, Claire, Joyce and Ryan.

She was predeceased by brothers Nevin J. Stahley Jr. and Clair N. Stahley.

Expressions of sympathy may be made at

Memorial contributions may be made to The American Cancer Society c/o the funeral home, P.O. Box 196, Schnecksville, PA 18078-0196.

Arrangements were made by Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., Schnecksville.