Red Peters, 76, of Woodinville, passed away at his home July 2 surrounded by his family. He was a leading engineer in his field and was awarded 32 patents in the areas of inertial studies, and precision aerospace sensors. Several of his patents were for top secret programs, many of which are still classified.
His work helped improve the performance of certain military and reconnaissance satellites and has been integral in the continued development of today’s commercial aircraft navigation.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the American Alzheimer’s Association or the American Cancer Society. Funeral plans are being made by the Neptune Society with internment at the Veteran’s Cemetery.