Leon Anthony Peters, 72 of Derry, NH died peacefully on Tuesday February 16, 2021 in Manchester, NH following a lengthy illness. Leon was born in Poland on January 3, 1949, a son of the late Paul P. and Gertrude E. (Konigsmann) Peters. Leon was a graduate of New Hampshire College, and served in the Military. He led a successful career in the field of engineering, including 20 years as an electronics engineer with Digital Corporation. Leon enjoyed his cars, especially his Mustangs. He was an outdoorsman and was known for his kindness. He will be missed by his family and friends.
Following cremation, calling hours will be held on Saturday February 20, 2021 from 1:00 to 2:30pm in the Peabody Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 15 Birch St., Derry. A Catholic prayer service will follow 2:30pm in the funeral home. Services will conclude with military honors. Due to State of NH guidelines, all guests are required to wear masks, minimize contact and maintain social distancing.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Red Cross.