He talks about how his father came to America and Americanized his name from Bedrosian to Peters, later came to Fresno and got married. He discusses how his father rented a farm in Lone Star and grew grapes for raisins and how he was the youngest child of five. He talks about his mother passing […]
Talks about her early life in Fresno, moving to Del Rey and meeting Leon S. Peters when she worked at Chooljian’s Packing Company before moving to Fresno and working for Devlin-Drew. She discusses how Leon got started with and later purchased Valley Foundry & Machine Works.
Talks about his friendship with Leon S. Peters, working with him in the wine business and how Peters helped them get their business going by financing equipment. He discusses working with Pete Peters to design and develop some of the stainless steel tanks they used in the winery business.