Obituary for Frances M. Peck
Frances Margaret Peck, age 89, passed away on Monday, February 12, 2018. She was born on September 10, 1928, to Joseph Boznick and Frances Ann Grilc in Pittsburgh, PA. While in high school, Fran began working as a seamstress at a downtown department store and graduated from Allegheny High School. On July 6, 1948, she married James B. Peck, Jr., and they celebrated 53 years together. Fran enjoyed being a homemaker, and she will be remembered for her banana bread. In 1995, Fran & Jim moved to the Siboney Building of Top of the World in Clearwater, FL. In 2014, she moved to Allegro Senior Living in Tarpon Springs, FL.
She was preceded in death by her husband Jim and brother Frank John Grilz. She is survived by her younger sister Teresa Ann Steffler of Mars, PA, daughters Sherry Frances Crowe of Seven Fields, PA, and Bonnie Sue Kelley (James Michael) of Palm Harbor, FL, grandchildren Cassandra Lyn Chapman (Shawn Eric) of Cranberry Twp., PA, Todd Joseph Crowe (Heidi Michele Zellie) of Asheville, NC, Jason Matthew Kelley (Kristen Sara Schwerdtfeger) of Palm Harbor, FL, Sean Patrick Kelley (Kimberly Ann Edwards) of Raleigh, NC, and great-grandchildren Mason James Chapman, Morgan Eric Chapman, and Aziza Jillian Crowe Zellie.
Family and friends are invited to Curlew Hills Funeral Home, 1750 Curlew Road, Palm Harbor, FL, 34683, on Thursday, February 15, 2018, from 6-8 PM with a service at 7:00 PM. Her funeral mass will be held on Friday, February 16, 2018, at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Dunedin, FL, at 11 AM.
Since Fran never drove, contributions can be made in Frances M. Peck’s name to Morton Plant Mease Healthcare Foundation in support of Care Van, 1200 Druid Road South, Clearwater, FL, 33756.