PEYTON Edwin W. "Pete" Peyton, 94, Monday, June 18, 2012, on day short of his 95th birthday.
Born in Shawnee, Ohio, (Perry County) to Joseph and Martha Peyton.
Retired from Pennsylvania Railroad and Mulbarger Twins. Member of Eastpointe Christian Church.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Wanda Peyton, and sister and brother-in-law Geraldine and Everett Spergin.
Survived by son, Bill (Barbara); daughter, Rae; a loving nephew, several loving great nieces and great nephews, and special friend, Margaret Babbert.
Papaw to Kimmie and Malik Sammons.
Family will receive friends at EVANS FUNERAL HOME, 4171 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus, Ohio 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday with service to follow at 1 p.m.
Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery, 5600 E. Broad St. www.evansfuneralhome.net
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on June 20, 2012.