Peter M. Pflock
Peter M. Pflock
  • September 12, 1945 - September 17, 2017
  • Tiverton, Rhode Island

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Peter M. Pflock, age 72, of Tiverton, passed away Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Catholic Memorial Home. He was the husband of Kathleen A. (Coughlin) Pflock to whom he has been married to for the past 45 years.

Born in New Rochelle, New York, he was the son of the late Emil H. and Anne L. (Fonda) Pflock. A graduate of Rogers High School in Newport, he received his associate's degree from Cape Cod Community College.

He was the owner and operator of Metal Restoration Services in Newport and later in Tiverton retiring in October 2002. Starting as a teenager, he worked under the direction of his father at Wheelock's Silversmiths in Newport and took over the business when his father retired. He later transitioned the business to Metal Restoration Services specializing in restoration and refinishing precious and semi-precious metals. He was a former member of both the Narragansett Bay Wheelman and the New Bedford Rod and Gun Club.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by one brother, Robert R. Pflock and his wife Valerie B. of Plymouth, nephew Daniel B. Pflock and his wife Kelly, sister-in law, Maureen C. Zangwill and her husband Irving, sister-in-law Marilyn D. Coughlin and brother-in-law William J. Desmond and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother-in-law, Michael J. Coughlin and sister-in-law Sheila M. Desmond.

His Funeral will be held on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 12:00PM in the Waring-Sullivan Home at Cherry Place, 178 Winter St., Fall River. Visiting hours prior to his service from 10:00AM to 12:00PM. Burial in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Fall River. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 245 Waterman St. #306, Providence, RI 02906. For tributes or directions: