Peter E. Bok
Peter E. Bok
  • September 16, 1951 - July 18, 2017
  • New Bedford, Massachusetts

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Peter Edward Bok, age 65, of New Bedford, passed away at St. Luke's Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Born in Eindhoven, Netherlands, he was the son of Hendrik Bok and the late Anneliese (Kolberg) Bok.

Peter was a graduate of Dartmouth High School Class of 1969 and attended the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He worked in transportation for InLine Technologies, a process equipment manufacturing company.

Peter loved music, singing, cats and was a very generous person supporting organizations that helped children.

In addition to his father, he is survived by his step mother: Anna Bok of Fairhaven, brother: Hans Bok and his wife Peggy of Dartmouth, a nephew: Kris Bok of Memphis, TN, a grandnephew: Conner Bok of Dartmouth, a grandniece: Penelope Bok of Memphis, TN and his beloved cat Junior.

His visitation will be held Saturday, July 22, 2017 from 2-4PM at WARING-SULLIVAN at FAIRLAWN, 180 Washington Street, Fairhaven. Burial is PRIVATE. Memorial donations in his honor may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, PO Box 1000, Dept 142, Memphis, TN 38101 or Shriner's Hospital 51 Blossom Street, Boston, MA 02114. For tributes and online registration: