Dr. Harold Olu Peters

1942 - 2019

Dr. Harold Olu Peters passed away on January 2, 2019 at the age of 76. He was predeceased by his parents, David and Grace; his brothers, Femi and Austen; and his sisters, Funlayo and Lola. His legacy will live through his wife of 48 years, Catherine; his children, David (Andrea), Catherine-Grace (Sally), and Harold (Victoria); and his grandchildren, Kieran, Leah, Cora and Octavia. Born in Aba, Nigeria in 1942, Harold received his early schooling at King’s College in Lagos, Nigeria before departing to London, England in 1960 to study law and was called to the bar at The Honourable Society of the Middle Temple in 1965. Harold’s true calling later led him to Dublin, Ireland where he would meet his love Catherine and pursue a medical degree at Trinity College Dublin, graduating as Dr. Harold Olu Peters on December 10, 1970. Harold practiced medicine for 46 years to follow with a career that would eventually lead him and his young family to various rural communities in Saskatchewan and Manitoba before settling with his family in Winnipeg and finishing his career at a practice with the team at Riverwood Medical Centre.

Return to Passages