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Obituary for Peter Ryder Campbell

Peter Ryder Campbell passed away on March 27, 2022. He had recently celebrated his 74th birthday with cake and fanfare at Sterling Village in Sterling MA. Peter grew up in Winchester MA and graduated from The Belmont Hill School, Colgate University and Boston College Law School. Though trained as a lawyer, Peter’s love was tennis. He had been a ranked New England junior player. Through a long coaching career, Peter taught at Wayland Swim and Tennis, at Westin Golf Club, as head Pro, and at Longfellow Tennis Club, where he was Director of Tennis. He was predeceased by his parents, Cortlandt and Sylvia Hatch Campbell of Winchester. He leaves his sister, Bonnie Campbell Billings and her husband, Joe Wauters, of Stowe VT and Vero Beach FL; his adored niece, Eliza McMurray, of Guilford CT, and nephew, Ben Billings, of Telluride CO, as well as three grand nephews, Chase Campbell McMurray, Ryder McMurray and West Billings, and grandniece, Ivy Billings. A memorial gathering will be held at a later date. For online condolences please visit