Helen Peak
Helen Peak
  • November 27, 1920 - December 6, 2015
  • Rock Island, Illinois

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Helen Peak, age 95 of Rock Island, died Sunday, December 6, 2015 at Silver Cross Nursing Center at Friendship Manor, Rock Island.

There will be no funeral services. Private interment will take place at Rock Island Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorials may be made to South Park Presbyterian Church, Rock Island. Hodgson Funeral Home, Rock Island is assisting the family.

Helen was born on November 27, 1920 in Rock Island, the daughter of Fred and Olea (Painter) Kohler. She married James Peak on August 27, 1944 in Rock Island. He preceded her in death on March 3, 2012.

Helen worked as executive secretary at Iowa Illinois Gas & Electric Company, and also at WHBF Radio and Television, retiring in June of 1984. She was a lifelong member of South Park Presbyterian Church in Rock Island, where in earlier years she had been very active.

Helen is survived by a niece, Jayne Peak, Rock Island; nephew, Dan Peak, East Moline; and great niece, Jessica Gilmore, Rock Island.

Condolences and memories may be shared at hodgsonfuneralhome.com.