|Birth: ||May 18, 1925|
|Death: ||Jun. 25, 2005|
"Formerly of Port Jervis, N.Y.,
John F. Peck, Jr., a lifelong Port Jervis resident and retired mechanical engineer for Johnson & Johnson Co. in New Brunswick, N.J., died Saturday June 25, 2005 at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton, Pa. He was 80.
Son of the late John F. Peck, Sr. and Frances Farnum Peck, he was born May 18, 1925 in Oak Park, Ill.
Mr. Peck was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving during World War II; he was a graduate of Clarkson University in Potsdam, N.Y. and earned his degree in Mechanical Engineering.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Muller Peck, at home, whom he would have celebrated 57 years of marriage on July 18, 2005. He is also survived by one son, John Kevin Peck and wife, Elke, of South River, N.J.; two daughters, Valerie Dolan and husband, Thomas, of Mead, Wash., and Jacalyn Factor and husband, James, of Woodbine, Md.; his grandchildren: Justin Peck and wife, Kathy; Kirsten Jansen and husband, Casey; Gregory Factor; Paige and Julie Factor; Alexis Rhoades, and Nathan Dolan; one great-grandson, Chase Jansen; his sister-in-law, Barbara G. Peck of Naples, Fla.; four nieces and two nephews.
He was predeceased by a grandson, John Travis Peck, and brother, Daniel F. Peck.
Friends may call on Wednesday June 29, 2005 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 in the afternoon at the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, Inc., 154 E. Main St., Port Jervis, N.Y.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 29 at 12:30 PM in the funeral home. Interment will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Lung Association of the Hudson Valley, 35 Orchard St., White Plains, NY 10603, or to the charity of one's choice.
For information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family, please visit www.Knight-Auchmoody.com."
Published in the Times Herald-Record on 6/27/2005.
Created by: Barbara Elsie Feist Stie...
Record added: Jun 29, 2005
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