Peter was a member of the North-South Skirmish Association (NSSA) and New Covenant United Methodist Church.
He was preceded in death by his son, Severin Paul Symanowski; parents, Peter Paul and Margaret Mary Thompson Symanowski; and brother, John Edward Symanowski.
He is survived by his daughters, Adrienne Symanowski and her fiancé, Rommey Scott of Canton, Ga., Isabeau McMichael and husband, Dustin of Temple, Ga.; sisters, Margaret Anne Minnigh of Woodbridge, Va., Kathleen Marie Lamp of Boyce, Va., Rosemary Williams of Culpeper, Va.; brother, James Thomas Symanowski of Charleston, S.C.; mother-in-law, Catherine Adelma Dudrow of Villa Rica, Ga.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 6.
The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 7, in the Rosehaven Chapel with the Rev. Michael Dunbar officiating. Honoring his wishes he will be cremated following the services.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Shepherd Center, 2020 Peachtree Rd., NW, Atlanta, GA 30309-1465, www.shepherd.org.
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Whitley Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, Douglasville.