Sacaton – Paul Peter 80 Died peacefully at home in Sacaton on February 9, 2021 after a long Battle with Cancer. Paul was born on August 31, 1940 to Katherine Joseph Peter and Steven Peter in Fort Yukon, Alaska.
He went to school in Alaska, then to Haskell Indian College in Lawrence, Kansas. He then went to school in Dallas, Texas to become an Electrician. He worked for the Mines in Ajo Arizona for some years. Then he worked for San Carlos Irrigation Project in Coolidge, Arizona for 30+ years as an electrician.
He enjoyed eating out at Golden Corral and his favorite restaurant was China King. He also enjoyed going to the casinos and watching Football and Basketball. His favorite teams were the Arizona Cardinals and Phoenix Suns. He also liked dancing to his Alaskan Music.
He is survived by Janet Manuel Peter whom he was married to for 55 years. His kids Edwin “Sonny” Peter, Karen Peter and Brandon Peter. His siblings from Alaska Adeline Raboff, Kathy Peter, Bessie Williams, Hannah Flaherty, Jean Proctor, Steve Peter, Walter Peter and Webster McKee. Also, eight grandkids and twenty great-grand kids.
He was preceded in Death by his Parents Katherine and Steven Peter, a Great Grandson Jaime Chico and a granddaughter Kaitlin Paula Chico.