Donald R. Peck
Donald R. Peck
  • August 21, 1935 - July 7, 2017
  • Naples, Florida

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Donald R. Peck, 81, died unexpectedly at Charlton Memorial Hospital on Friday, July 7, 2017.

A resident of Dighton, MA and Naples, FL, he was the beloved husband of Elizabeth A. "Betty" (Keeley) Peck, son of the late David Peck and Gladys Littleton, and grandson of Henry and Edith Potter. He was the brother of the late David Peck of Taunton and the father of Cheryl (Peck) Karol and her husband Dan, Linda (Peck) Sparrow, Melissa (St. Onge) Harvey and her husband Shad, and the late Will St. Onge. Grandfather of Nicole Sparrow, Sean St. Onge, Elizabeth Harvey and Michael Harvey, he was also the great grandfather of Bailey St. Onge.

Educated in the Dighton Public Schools, he proudly served in the United States Navy as a Veteran of the Korean War. Don retired as a respected member from Local 51 of the UA Pipefitter Welders Union.

Don was an avid golfer and past member of Fall River, Segregansett and Touissett Country Clubs. He was a loyal fan of the Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots and looked forward to spending time with family and friends at both the Westport Yacht Club and Glen Eagle Country Club in Naples, FL. Don also enjoyed traveling with his wife Betty, especially to the National Parks.

His Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 12pm in the Waring-Sullivan Home at Cherry Place, 178 Winter St., Fall River. Visiting hours will be Thursday morning prior to his service from 9am to 12pm. Burial will be in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Fall River. Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions in his honor may be made to a charity of one's choice. For online registration and directions, please visit: