Peter E. Deem, 79, of Belpre, Ohio passed away on Aug. 27, 2013, at his residence.
He was born in Parkersburg, W.Va. June 4, 1934 to the late Walter and Ann Deem.
He was retired from the military after 21 years and served in Vietnam and Korean War. After the military he retired from the U.S. Postal Services after 19 years. He was a member of the American Legion and D.A.V. He was a member of Central Christian Church.
He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Doris Deem; daughters, Michelle Rafferty(Jeffery) of Little Hocking, Ohio, Joyce Wise (Randy) of Cullman, Ala., Teresa Flythe (Kelly) of Savannah, Ga.; five grandchildren; four great grandchildren, and one sister, Pearl Johnson of Granstville, W.Va.
Besides his parents he is preceded in death by his sister Martha Dawson.
Services will be Saturday, 2 p.m., at Leavitt Funeral Home of Parkersburg with Chaplain Mike Allen officiating. Visitation will be Friday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m at Leavitt Funeral Home of Parkersburg and Saturday one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery north with full Military Honors.
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