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Colonel Paul L. Peoples


Colonel Paul L. Peoples

Born March 1, 1931 in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, son of Paul R. and Elva L. (Buchheit) Peoples, died July 17, 2016 at the age of 85. A twenty-five year veteran of the Air Force, he served in the Logistics, Transportation and Packaging Research fields. [459th 1967]

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Joanne Kearney Peoples and son, Chris Duncan Peoples.

He is survived by his wife, Win Borough Peoples of Haslett, Michigan; daughter Leslie (John) McClafferty of Berryville, Virginia and grandson Nathan McClafferty; step-children Sue Borough (Dale) Fritzsche; Karen Kistler; Jean (Don) Williams; Jim (Ruth) Borough and five step-grandchildren.

A memorial service was held Wednesday, July 20, 2016, 1:00 pm at Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, 1730 East Grand River Avenue, East Lansing, MI. The family received friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, please send gifts to the Paul L. and Joanne L. Scholarship for Returning Adult Students, MSU Development Office, 300 Spartan Way, East Lansing, Michigan, 48824.

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Published in Lansing State Journal on July 19, 2016


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