Donald John Peters, 58 of Winnebago, IL, died at 8:31 a.m., Thursday, May 11, 2017 in Mercy Health Hospital after a short illness. \r\nHe was born May 21, 1958 in Rockford, IL, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald R. and Patsy (Cazel) Peters. Donald graduated from Pecatonica High School, Class of 1976. Don was a truck driver most of his life, driving for various companies, the most recent Hot Line. When his children were young Don helped with Future Farmers of America and 4-H. \r\n Survivors include: daughter Taryn (Dustin Tracker) Peters; son Dylan Peters; grandchildren Kinsley and one on the way named Trent; mother Patsy Peters; sister Teresa (Steve) Severson; several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his father. \r\nA Memorial Ceremony will be held at 6:00 pm Tuesday, May 16, 2017 in McCorkle Funeral Home – Pecatonica Chapel, 203 West 5th St. Pecatonica, IL with Deacon Warren Lamont officiating. Cremation Rites to be Accorded. \r\nA gathering of friends will be from 4:00 p.m. until time of Memorial Ceremony Tuesday.