Betty Pauline Peck

Betty Pauline Peck, 72, of Tiffin, passed away at 5 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, at her residence surrounded by her family.

Betty was born April 15, 1941, in Attica, to Clinton J. and Myrtle B. (Rodegeb) Beard. She married Frederick Peck, they later divorced and he preceded her in death.

Survivors include her four children, Carol (Jack) Prenzlin and Paula (Mark) Shiley, both of Tiffin, Anthony (Mary) Peck of New Riegel and Frederick (Linda) Peck Jr. of Tiffin; 24 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and three sisters, Elda Sharpe of Tiffin, Blanche Lewis of Michigan and Donna McCoy of Tiffin.

Betty was retired from Ameriwood and was a member of the DAV. She was a 1960 graduate of Green Springs High School and enjoyed playing bingo, taking naps and spending time with her grandchildren.

Betty was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Mary Bixler; a grandson, Joshua Shiley; three brothers, George, Gurney and Robert Beard; and a sister, Bernice Beard.

Her memorial service will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, 135 N. Washington St., Tiffin, with the Rev. Russell Nelson officiating. There will be no visitation or burial at this time.

Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice Care or F.A.C.T.

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