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Peter Pappas


Peter Pappas, 89, of Middletown, entered into eternal rest on Monday, October 23, 2017 in Spring Creek Nursing Home. He was the loving husband of Janet L. (Bobo) Pappas.

Peter was born on February 26, 1928 in Staten Island, N.Y. and was the son of the late John and Pinlopi (Gjergo) Pappas. He was a United States Army veteran and retired former owner of Gatter & Diehl, Inc., Consulting Engineers. Pete was the past Chairman of the Middletown Borough Water Authority, and was a member of the Hershey Country Club where he loved to play golf in the summer and curling in the winter. He also loved traveling with his wife, Janet all over the world.

Surviving are his loving wife; three sons John Pappas and wife Leann of Orlando, Fla., Rick Carey, and Randy Carey and wife Shannon, all of Middletown; his daughter Debra Bowman and husband Scott of York; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Pete's first wife Betty, son Keith, daughter Denise Jenkins and grandson Colin Carey, preceded him in death.

Private memorial services will be held on Friday, October 27, 2017 at the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 East Main Street, Middletown, Pa.

Burial with military honors will be in Middletown Cemetery, Middletown, Pa.

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