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Charles F. "Charlie" Peters

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“I am deeply saddened to learn of Charlie's passing. He was my mentor when I joined the department in 1966 and he dispensed much valuable advice....Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Richard Shay - Lebanon, PA

“We were so sorry to hear of Charlie's passing. He was also so kind, so pleasant, and so delightful to talk to. He also knew a lot about trains! He...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Mo and Sarah Nazeeri - Lebanon, PA

“I will miss Charlie. I enjoyed talking with him about the history of Lebanon, trains,and many other things. He had a good outlook on life and we...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Frank Uffner - Lebanon - Friend

“Just so many memories. Having met Charlie when I was still a junior fireman, he was one of the several people to whom the newbies looked up. Always...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Bob Anspach - Lebanon, PA

“Charlie, you are going to be missed. You were truly a firemans fireman. Rest at peace brother. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Michael Leonard - Coworker

“Charlie Peters will be sadly missed . He was a wonderful fellow and good friend to my husband Tom and me . Took care of his mother like a loving son...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Patty Kreiser - Lebanon, PA

“WILL BE MISSED AS MUCH AS WE MISS SMOKEY TELL HIM HI RIP BROTHER ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: TOM POTTEIGER - LEBANON CITY, PA

“RIP Charlie, you we're a mentor and friend to many over the years. Always enjoyed talking to Charlie about fire engines, fire war stories and trains....Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Mike Strauss - Lebanon, PA

“CHARLIE WAS A FRIEND SINCE THE 1950'S WHEN I ASSISTED AT THE LEBANON COUNTY FIRE SCHOOL ON 13TH ST. SINCE THAT TIME I ENJOYED HIS TRAIN MODELS AND...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: ED TREAT - MYERSTOWN, PA - Friend

“Thank you Charlie for your service, words of wisdom and most importantly, your friendship. See you down the road Brother. ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Carey Eggert - Lebanon, PA

“First got to know Charlie when the Union Station was on South 9th Street. Had a nice conversation with Charlie about a month ago at one of his...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Jay Garvie - Harrisburg, PA

“RIP Charlie. Thank You for your years of service to the City of Lebanon. Hand Salute ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Matt Wentzler - Charleston, SC


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Charles F. Peters, 81, of Lebanon, passed away Sunday, August 27, 2017 at his residence. He was born in Lebanon on July 6, 1936, son of Charles M. and Annetta R. Royer Peters.
Charlie was a professional firefighter retiring on January 1, 1987, from the City of Lebanon Fire Department with 23 years of service having last driven for the Union Fire Co. After he retired he worked part time with Larry Martin Contractor. He was a 1954 graduate of Lebanon High School. He was a member of Mt. Lebanon Lodge #226 F&AM, Lebanon and the Union, Chemical and Independent Fire Companies.
Charlie was the last of family.
At Charlie's request private services were held with interment in Mt. Lebanon Cemetery.