Craig M. Peck

Craig M. Peck, 72, a resident of Fairfield, passed away, Thursday, February 15, 2024 at his home.

Visitation for family and friends will be Tuesday, February 20, 2024 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at Behner Funeral Home in Fairfield. A memorial service will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Gabriel Claussen officiating. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery in Fairfield. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

Craig was born April 11, 1951 in Ottumwa, the son of Glenn and Jennie (Sterner) Peck. He married Dixie Garrels, May 4, 1974 in Kahoka, Missouri.

Craig worked as a welder for ACCO Babcock in Fairfield. He enjoyed hunting, watching Iowa Hawkeye football, and cherished his time spent with his grandchildren.

Those left to honor his memory include his wife, Dixie; daughters, Brandi Peck of Whitsett, North Carolina and Kimberli (Jason) Sands of Dunn, North Carolina; step-son, Kelly Nicholson of Adair, Iowa; grandchildren, Ashlyn and Jenyka Sands, Cassie and Keenan Nicholson; four great-grandchildren; and his sister, Connie (Larry) Harryman of Fairfield.

He was preceded in death by his parents

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