Pete was born June 29, 1929 in Los Angeles. When he was five he was sent to live with the Dehlers in Mt. Angel. He graduated from Mt. Angel Abbey prep school, one term OSU,
then to Uncle Bill's Ranch in Prineville. A year alone at ranch in Paulina. Back home, joined Army, was in signal corps in Hawaii for two years. Then tech school in Portland, worked for Eberhart X-ray and Picker X-ray.
On May 28, 1955 he married Janet, and they raised five kids on a farm in Canby. He was 91 when he fell the last time. He died at home, held tightly by sons, Michael and Mark, our great neighbor Connie and Janet.
He loved his grandkids, Julie and Ross, and three great-grandkids Ellie Presley & Madi. He will be greatly missed.