Paul C. Peck, 78, of Columbus, OH passed away peacefully at Riverside Methodist Hospital on March 11, 2014. Paul was born on April 3, 1935 to the late Clifford and Martha Peck.
Paul is survived by his daughter Paula (Chris) Weatherman; special friend and caregiver, Jeannie Belknap and family; grandchildren, Kara (Shane) Hull and Kevin Kowalsky; great grandchildren, Logan and Mikayla Hull; stepchildren, Kenny (Ellen) Schneider, Michael (Shelly) Schneider, Stephen Schneider, and Janet Jasiewicz; 9 step grandchildren; nephews, R. Kenneth (Delzie) Peck and Donald (Betty) Peck; and niece, Patty Ann (Gene) Singleton.
He is preceded in death by his wife, M. Audrey Peck; half-brother, Roy Kenneth (Helen) Peck Sr.; and half sister Helen Conkin.
Paul enjoyed bowling, camping, and bingo as well as working on cars with family friend Alan Gregg. He was a Breadman for Taystee and Nickels Bakery for 41 years. After his retirement, he was an employee of Amvets Donation Center on Sawmill Rd. Paul was a veteran of the Korean War, lifetime member of the VFW Post 1598 and past member of the Moose Lodge.
The family wishes to thank Homereach Hospice, especially Jennifer and Yolanda, for their care and support. Also, the family would like to extend a special acknowledgement to all of his wonderful neighbors who helped during his illness. In lieu of flowers, please donate to Homereach Hospice of Columbus, OH.
Family will receive friends on Friday, March 14, 2014 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm at Newcomer Funeral Home, 3047 E. Dublin-Granville Rd. Columbus, OH 43231. Funeral services for Paul will be on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 10am at Resurrection Cemetery Chapel, 9571 N. High St. Lewis Center, OH 43035 where he will be laid to rest.