2008-12-18 / Obituaries

Martha G. Peck

Fort Littleton, 90

Martha G. Peck, age 90, formerly of Fort Littleton, died Friday, December 12, 2008, at The Village at Laurel Run in Fayetteville.

She was born June 6, 1918, in Three Springs, the daughter of the late Lester and Belle (Snyder) Nearhood. She was married to the late Walter M. Peck.

She was employed by Sagner Clothing Manufacturing in Mc- Connellsburg and Arrow Clothing in Huntingdon, as a seamstress.

She is survived by three granddaughters: Kristin Chrismer of Gettysburg; Michele Sullivan of Harrisburg; and Roberta Schock of Shermans Dale; and seven great-grandchildren

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lester and Belle Nearhood; her husband, W. Merrill Peck; one daughter, M. Delores Mendler; six brothers and three sisters.

Funeral services were held noon, Tuesday, December 16, 2008, at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home in McConnellsburg. Interment was held at Union Cemetery with the Rev. John Godissart officiating.

Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Homes, 322 North Second Street, McConnellsburg, Pa., was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.kelso-corneliusfuneralhomes. com.

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