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Peter Schiffner

Peter Schiffner, 41, of Lake Park, died Wednesday, January 21, 2009 at St. Mary's Innovis Health, Detroit Lakes.

Peter was born to James and Joan (Titus) Schiffner in Oakes, ND. He grew up in Verona, N.D., until the family moved to Lake Park in 1976. He graduated from Detroit Lakes Junior High in 1988 and since then had worked at the DAC in Becker County. He truly enjoyed his work, took pride in it and was the Employee of the Quarter in the spring of 2008. He also enjoyed eating out, cutting coupons and spending time with family, especially the time at grandma's. He will be dearly missed.

Surviving Peter are his parents, James and Joan Schiffner; brother, Mark (Kelly) Schiffner; a niece and nephew; grandmother, Myrtle Titus; several aunts and uncles; and many cousins.

Preceding Peter in death were his grandparents, George (Gertrude) Schiffner and Pete Titus; aunt, Nancy Jacobson; and uncle, John Schiffner.

Visitation will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 25 at Wright Funeral Home in Lake Park, with a 7 p.m. prayer service.

Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 26 at St. Frances Xavier Catholic Church in Lake Park, with burial following in the Lake Park Cemetery.

Wright Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements. A guestbook is available online at