WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y.—Crail E. “Pete” Piger, a retired pastor, died Dec. 12. He was 70.

Pete was pastor of First Baptist Church, Kingston, Pennsylvania (1975–1978); founder and pastor of Berean Baptist Church, Macungie, Pennsylvania (1978–1985); associate and interim pastor of West Genesee Hills Baptist Church, Camillus, New York (1985–1990); and pastor of Harris Hill Baptist Church, Williamsville, New York (1990–2014).

For many years he was also a member and president of the Harris Hill Volunteer Fire Department.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Isabel; his children, Harold, Brian, Roger, and Donna Ware; and eight grandchildren.