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Peter Allen Denzer, Fells Point bar owner
Peter Allen Denzer, Fells Point bar owner

Peter Allen Denzer, founder of Peter's Inn in Fells Point and a motorcycle enthusiast, died June 30 at his home in Hedgesville, W.Va. He took his own life after a lengthy struggle with Parkinson's disease. He was 67. "His mantra was to drive fast and take chances" said his wife, Christine Feathers, 53, who met Mr. Denzer at his tavern in 1987. "He was the master of his destiny until the end." Born in Washington on May 30, 1947, to Peter W. Denzer and Beryl Shoenfield Denzer, Mr. Denzer used to sneak trips as a teenager to Baltimore and moved there at the age of 18 to work short stints as a gravedigger, a Bethlehem Steel locomotive repairman and a Triumph...

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