John “Frank” Peters


John “Frank” Peters, 74, died Wednesday, July 4, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Cindy M. Olivo.

Born in Warren, a son of the late Joseph and Mary Carmella (Bertolmi) Peters, he has been a resident of Cranston for 24 years. Frank had worked with his dad as a commercial fisherman in his youth. He also worked in the jewelry industry for Swarovski and Weingeroff Jewelers for many years. For the past 20 years, he was employed with Foxwoods Casino in security. Frank was an avid runner and a member of the Eastside Striders. He also loved drag racing and gardening.

Besides his wife, he is survived by his daughter Erin Ward and husband Britt, and grandchildren Samuel and Grayson Ward. He was the loving brother of Rose Peters and Terry Grenier, and uncle of Tricia and Jessica.

Relatives and friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial Monday July 9, 2018 at 11 a.m. in St. Kevin Church, Sandy Lane, Warwick.

Burial will be private. Visiting hours are respectfully omitted. For information and condolences, visit


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