Connie Jo Peters obituary

Connie Jo Peters, 87, of Augusta, KS, passed away Friday, January 29, 2021 at home. Graveside service 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 3, 2021, at Elmwood Cemetery, Augusta. 

Connie was born in Wichita, KS on September 2, 1933, to the late Ruby Alice (Morrow) Rader and Ernie DeWalt Norton. 

She retired from Beech Aircraft and had worked as a toll booth operator for the Kansas Turnpike. Connie was a member of the First Christian Church and spent numerous hours volunteering for the church.  

On December 26, 1979 she married Earl "Pete" Peters in in Newkirk, OK. He preceded her in death after 25 years of marriage.  She was also preceded in death by her son, Rick Biggs, and great grandson, Evan Kielty. 

She is survived by: step son, Keith Peters; step daughter Diane Kiser; brother, Scott Norton; sister, Betty Sue Howe; grandchildren, Jessica Kielty, Jennifer Wolf (Thomas III), Hesper Smith (Sean), Patience Biggs; step grandchildren, Stacey Fair, Cale Peters, Shawn Kiser, Carleigh Peters; great grandchildren, Aryn Koepkea, Ryan Kielty, Collin Kielty, Sebastian Atherton, Madisyn Atherton, Thomas Wolf IV, Lexi Shaver, Kallie Smith, Karlee Smith, Jake Smith, MacKenzie Peters, Ayden Harper. 

Memorials donations may be made to First Christian Church 1600 State Street Augusta, Kansas 67010.

Published on February 02, 2021