Peter was born in Burns Lake on August 27, 1962. He died heroically in a tragic accident at Smithers BC on May 14, 2009. Peter was pre-deceased by his birth mother Agnes Augusta. He is survived by his best friend and partner Dawn and his daughter Jessica. Also left to mourn him are his foster parents Cornelius and Anne Bergen, his birth and foster siblings, aunts, and uncles.
Peter was an avid fisherman and a charismatic, skilled and versatile man who worked in many different enterprises during his lifetime. A memorial gathering of friends and relatives will be held in the Decker Lake Hall on Saturday June 13th at 2pm. In lieu of flowers a donation may be made to a charity of your choice.