Mary F. McPeak, 85

MAY 23, 1927-JAN. 9, 2013

January 10, 2013
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Mary Frances McPeak, age 85, of Needmore, Pa., died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at her home.

Born May 23, 1927, in Hancock, Md., she was the daughter of the late Frank “Shorty” and Myrtle T. Brady Jackson and the widow of James Edward McPeak, who died July 23, 2005.

She was a member of the Chapel of Praise, Warfordsburg, Pa.

She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother.

She is survived by one daughter, Vivian K. Bernhard of Needmore; one son, G. Scott McPeak of Warfordsburg, Pa.; one stepson, James E. Reed of New Castle, Pa.; grandchildren, Gary Lynn, Jody and Michael Sheeder, Jenna, Randy, Kevin, Joseph and Miah McPeak; 15 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson. She was preceded in death by two sons, Victor McPeak and James McPeak; one sister, Violet Golden and one infant sister, Clair Ellen Jackson.

A service will be held Saturday, Jan. 12 at 11 a.m. at the Cedar Grove Christian Church, Warfordsburg, Rev. Jack Hiles will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.


The family will receive friends at the Grove Funeral Home, Hancock, Friday 4 to 8 p.m. and at the church on Saturday 10 to 11 a.m.

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