Funeral services have been set for former University of Akron director of basketball operations Dan Peters, 60, who died from pancreatic cancer Monday.

Mr. Peters, a graduate of Canton Central Catholic High School and Kent State, also coached at Ohio State, Youngstown State, Walsh University and the University of Cincinnati.

Calling hours are 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Paquelet Funeral Home, 1100 Wales Road NE, Massillon, 44646. A funeral Mass will be held at Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, 1800 Steese Road, Green, at 10:30 a.m. Saturday.

Messages can be sent to the family at www.paquelet.com.

Marla Ridenour