DANIELSON, CT – Jeffrey J. Peck, 51, died unexpectedly Sunday, November 26, 2017 in his home.
He leaves 3 siblings, Albert J. Peck and his wife Andrea of North Grosvenordale, CT, Carol A. Boye of Latham, NY and Darryl J. Peck and his wife Caroline of Dudley, MA; 3 nephews, Timothy Peck and his partner Melissa Wyse of Pomfret, Daniel Peck of Northampton, MA and Benjamin Boye of Salt Lake City, UT; a niece, Kimberly Lamoureux and her husband Rob of Middleton, MA; aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Alice (Biesiadecki) Peck and by a brother, William Peck.
He was born in Worcester and raised in Dudley. He then lived in Putnam and Woodstock before moving to Danielson. He graduated from Shepherd Hill Regional High School in Dudley in 1984, where he played on the varsity football team.
Mr. Peck first worked as a carpenter for the family business, Albert S. Peck Building in Dudley. He was currently an iron worker for the Boston Irons Workers Local Union No. 7 in Boston, where he was employed for 20 years. He was affectionately known as “Chin Strap” by his fellow workers.
A dutiful son, he visited his mother weekly during her last years. A sports enthusiast, he cheered for the New England Patriots both at home and at the games in Foxboro with his Uncle Fred. He enjoyed riding on his Harley Davidson and making his famous Manhattan clam chowder for family gatherings. Jeff was a gentle soul with a big, loving heart.
Visitation will be held from 2:00 to 4:00 PM Sunday, December 10, in Scanlon Funeral Service, 38 East Main Street, Webster, MA with a service at 4:00 PM. Burial will be private. Arrangements are under the direction of Sitkowski & Malboeuf Funeral Home, 340 School Street, Webster, MA.