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Rosemary Kulhanek Peters

April 5, 1934 - September 15, 2020

Rosemary Kulhanek Peters, 86, of Columbus, Texas, passed away on September 15, 2020 in Columbus, Texas.

She was born on April 5, 1934 to Robert Kulhanek and Annie (Hubenak) Kulhanek in the Santa Anna Community, Texas. On October 21, 1952 she married James "Jimmy" Peters.

Rosemary worked in her early years at Mary & Martha's Cafe until children came along. She was a homemaker until her children started school, she then went to work for Jerry Mikeska. In 1973 Rosemary and Jimmy purchased the service station where they worked together until Jimmy's death in 1993. Rosemary continued to service the locals at Peters Service Station until December 31, 2005.

She was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church.

Rosemary enjoyed spending time with her family and visiting with the many people who frequented the service station over the years.

Rosemary is survived by her daughters Mary Jane Poenitzsch and husband Jeff and Peggy Sue Poenitzsch and husband Daniel; son Edward Wayne Peters; daughter-in-law Margie Peters; grandchildren Jackie Drozd and husband Jon, Everett Poenitzsch, Teri Poenitzsch, Eric Peters, Ryan Peters, Matthew Poenitzsch, and Andrew Poenitzsch; 8 great grandchildren; and sister Jane Irving.

She was preceded in death by her parents Robert Kulhanek and Annie Kulhanek; husband James "Jimmy" Peters; sons Michael James Peters and Bradley Jerome Peters; a great granddaughter; sister Dottie Kasmiersky and husband Leonard; brother Daniel Kulhanek and wife Earline; brother-in-law Larry Irving, Sr.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, September 17, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Columbus, Texas.

A parish rosary will be held on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 11:00 AM at St. Anthony Catholic Church. The funeral service will follow at 11:30 AM with Fr. Augustine Assante officiating.

Burial will take place in St. Anthony Catholic Cemetery in Columbus, Texas.

Pallbearers are John Polach, Kyle Burris, Eric Peters, Everett Poenitzsch, Ryan Peters, Andrew Poenitzsch, Matthew Poenitzsch and Jon Drozd.

Memorials may be given to St. Anthony Catholic Church, P.O. Box 669, Columbus, TX 78934 or charity of your choice.


Rosemary Kulhanek Peters
April 5, 1934 - September 15, 2020



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