PENN YAN - Barbara Peck, recently of West Bluff Drive, died on January 18, 2014, at age 73. Honoring her wishes there will be no calling hours or service. A celebration of her life will be held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Keuka Comfort Care Home or Northwestern University-CNADC.
Born in Port Jervis, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late John F. Osterhout and Phyllis Bodensieck. Barb was a graduate of Port Jervis High School and Orange County Community College. She worked in the travel industry and was an EMT with Perinton Ambulance. Barb will be remembered for her heirloom counter-cross stitching, decadent chocolate desserts, sunsets on Keuka Lake, Bermuda holidays and being a friend to many.
She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Peter Peck; her children Mark (Ann) of North Las Vegas, Nev., and Lara McCarthy (James Jr.) of Rockville Centre, N.Y. ; her grandchildren, Peter, Ryan and Kailey; and brother John Osterhout (Denise) of Glen Spey, N.Y