Mark T. Peck, 63, of Bellefontaine, passed away Friday, May 10, 2013 in Logan Acres Care Center.
He was born in Bellefontaine on January 4, 1950, the son of Tom Peck, who survives of Bellefontaine and the late Ruth A. (Kinnard) Peck. In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by a niece, Natalie Comer of Bellefontaine.
On February 15, 1986 he married Patti West in Bellefontaine and she survives along with a daughter, Kristina Barnett of Columbus; a sister, Kathy Comer of Bellefontaine; a brother, Tim Peck of Zanesfield; a niece Emily (Kraig) Hoffmann of Cleveland; and a nephew, Josh Peck of Urbana.
Mark graduated in 1968 from Bellefontaine High School and then later served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He worked for more than 30 years at H.B.D. before retiring in 2009 as the General Manager. In his earlier years he enjoyed racquet ball, photography and Indy car races. More recently he enjoyed golf, reading, beach vacations with family and friends, cooking and volunteering at the Logan County Humane Society. He was a Parrothead and enjoyed vacationing with his wife in Key West.
A memorial service will be held at 5:00 pm Friday, May 17, 2013 in the First United Methodist Church, Bellefontaine with Rev. Ed Beale officiating. Visitation will be from 3 to 5 pm Friday at the church prior to the service. Interment will be in Bellefontaine Cemetery at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Logan County Humane Society, 2521 US Hwy 68 N, Bellefontaine, OH 43311 or to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675 or www.woundedwarriorproject.org.
Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine is honored to serve the Peck family.
Condolences may be made at www.edsfh.com.