Ethel E.‘Beth’ Peck
July 24, 1922 – March 24, 2013
E. “Beth” Peck of LindenRidge in Mukwonago died with her son and
daughter by her side Sunday, March 24, 2013, at Seasons Hospice
in Waukesha at the age of 90. She was born in Mukwonago on July 24, 1922,
to Frank and Elizabeth (nee Zoebel) Box.
She was a graduate of Mukwonago Union High School. On June 19, 1943, she
married Sterling Peck; he preceded her in death in April 2001. During
World War II, she worked at Grede Foundry as a core finisher.
She was a former longtime member of Big Bend Baptist Church, and for the
last 10 years she was a member of First Baptist Church in Waukesha. In her
later years, Ethel lived at Linden-Ridge in Mukwonago, where she
participated in and enjoyed all the activities held there.
She will be sadly missed by her daughter, Sharon (Jeffery) Ladwig of the
Town of Waukesha; a son, Frank (Julie) Peck of the Town of Vernon; and her
son-in-law, Keith Winegarden of Green Bay. She is further survived by 12
grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild, along
with other relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents, Frank and Elizabeth Box, and her husband,
Sterling Peck, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Mary Lou
Winegarden; a son, Rick Peck; and her sisters, Jean (Allan) Kruse and
Arlene (Edward) Serres.
Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. until the 6 p.m. funeral service
today, March 26, at Randle-Dable Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave.,
Waukesha. The Rev. James Carlson will preside. Private interment will take
place Wednesday at Rural Home Cemetery in Big Bend.
If desired, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 247 Wisconsin
Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186; or to Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, 9000
W. Wisconsin Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53226.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services is honored
to serve the family.
For further information, please call the funeral home at 547-4035, or go
to www.waukeshafunerals.com for
directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.