Julie A. Peters, age 47, of Boone, Iowa, passed away at her home on Sunday, December 27, 2020, after an extended battle with cancer.
Due to COVID-19, a Celebration of Julie's Life will be held at a later date. Condolences may be expressed online at www.amesmonument.com.
Born February 6, 1973, in La Porte, Indiana, Julie Anne Peters was the daughter of Jack and Dawn (Mecklenburg) Herman. She moved as an infant with her family to Pocahontas, Iowa, where she grew up and attended school. After her graduation from Pocahontas High School in 1991, Julie moved to Florida and made her home in the Tampa area for many years. She earned her associate's degree and worked as a phlebotomist while studying for her nursing license.
On June 10, 2014, Julie was united in marriage to Eric Peters. The couple returned to Iowa in July of 2019, and settled in Boone.
Julie will be remembered for her sunny disposition, even through seven years of fighting stage-four cancer. She always had a smile on her face and enjoyed working out when she could. She loved her children, as well as her favorite television shows, including murder mysteries, Wheel of Fortune and 48 Hours.
Survivors include her husband, Eric; three children, Bailey Anne Brown, C.J. Ferrand, and Matthew Ferrand, all of Florida; a stepson, Bryce Bruggeman of Gilbert; two grandchildren, Paislee and Levi; her parents, Jack and Dawn Herman of Pocahontas; her paternal grandmother, Lucy Herman of Pocahontas; two brothers, John (Keala) Herman of Pocahontas, and Joel (Jennifer) Herman of West Virginia; two sisters, Jill (Andrew) Colborne of Florida, and Jenelle (Shane) McKimmey of Humboldt; as well as nieces, nephews, and other extended family members and friends.
Julie was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather and her maternal grandparents.
Ames Monument & Cremation Center has been entrusted with the care of Julie and her family.