Created on Saturday, 11 May 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Mark T. Peck, 63, of Bellefontaine, passed away Friday, May 10, 2013, in Logan Acres Care Center.
He was born in Bellefontaine on Jan. 4, 1950, a 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 Feb. 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.
The Rev. Ed Beale officiates a memorial service at 5 p.m. Friday in the First United Methodist Church, Bellefontaine, where visitation is two hours prior. Interment is 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 N. U.S Route 68, Bellefontaine 43311; or to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675, www.woundedwarriorproject.org.