Harald Ernst “Harry” Peters, Sr., of Bailey, formerly of North Plainfield and Little York, N.J., passed away at age 81 peacefully, at home.  Born in Germany, he was the son of the late Karl and Rosa Peters.

Harry was a United States Army Veteran who proudly became a U.S. Citizen. He was the part-owner of B&R Industries in Piscataway, N.J. and long-time member of the Saenger Halle and Schlaraffen German Clubs in North Plainfield, N.J. before retiring to Bailey.

Harald is survived by his loving and devoted spouse of 57 years, Erika Peters; sister, Inge Zant of Spring Hill, Fla.; brother, Manfred Peters of Gettorf, Germany; sons: Harald Peters, Jr. and wife Donna of Bloomsbury, N.J., and Holger Peters and wife Patti of Lakewood, Colo.; four granddaughters and two great-grandchildren.

A private service will be held at a future date.