Madalyn Peck

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414 E. Main Street New Washington OH 44854 4/4/2013 14:00:00

414 E. Main Street New Washington OH 44854 4/4/2013 16:00:00

Madalyn Peck, age 90, resident of New Washington, Ohio passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2013 at the Ruffing Family Care Center in Bloomville, Ohio. She was born in Sycamore, Ohio on December 27, 1922, the third child of seven to the late George and Bess (McEwen) Shaffer. She was a 1943 graduate of Sycamore Public High School and held many jobs. She started as a photo finisher at Bowles-Danderand Studios in Tiffin, and her last employment was at the North End Tavern in Bucyrus, Ohio. She was an outgoing person who had many friends and acquaintances throughout her busy career.
In her retirement years, she enjoyed rock collecting, gardening, raising gourds, beachcombing, shell collecting, sewing and crafts of all kinds. Also traveling with her husband in most of the lower states in their motor home.
She is survived by her husband, Willard Peck, whom she married on July 27, 1949 in Jeffersonville, Indiana; and a brother, Jerry (Cathy) Shaffer of McComb, Ohio and numerous nieces and nephews as well.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by five siblings, Dean George Shaffer, Mac Owen Shaffer, Kenneth Ray Shaffer, Walter Glenn Shaffer, and Mary Elizabeth (Shaffer) Fox.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in New Washington, Ohio on Thursday, April 4, 2013 from 2:00 to 4:00 PM where a memorial service will be held at 4:00 PM. Burial will follow in the Union Cemetery in New Washington. Memorial contributions can be made to the donor’s choice. Online condolences can be made at


Larry and Kathy Stinchcomb - Apr 2, 2013

Madalyn Peck Family ,
I remember Madalyn very well when I was a young pup down at the north end tavern was a great candy place .. Mom ( Rosie )loved Madalyn and I am sure will meet her in heaven. May God Bless you and give you comfort in celebrating her life what great memories you must have . You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Take care ..

Jan Riddlebaugh - Apr 1, 2013

Hi Willie,
We had so much fun with Madalyn and you over the years.
She will be missed but we will remember the good times and how she loved her cats.
Bob and Jan Riddlebaugh