Milton M. “Puggy” Peckham, Jr.,70, of Warwick, died April 12, 2013 at The Westerly
Hospital. He was the husband of the late Collis H Peckham.
Born in Providence a son of the late Milton Sr. and Addie (Jackson) Peckham, he was a life long resident of Warwick. He was employed by the City of Warwick Sewer Department. He enjoyed playing cards, playing pool, watching the Boston Red Sox, Patriots and traveling. In his
younger years he enjoyed quahoging and fishing. He was a veteran having
served in the United States Navy.
He was the beloved father of Laurie Bonelli and her husband, Joseph of Westerly, “I love you and miss you daddy!” He was also the beloved father of the late Danny J. Peckham. He was the cherished grandfather to Kristal Ribiero, Jennifer Maynard, Michael Watson, Katelynn Pekham of Tennessee and Jessica Peckham; and nine great-grandchildren. He was the beloved brother of the late James Peckham (Peck), Robert Peckham, Deborah Harrison and Pamela Stopyra. He will be greatly missed by his brother-in-law, Paul Driscoll of Warwick. He also was he loving companion to Sandra Hitte. He will be greatly missed, and his legacy will live on through his family and friends.
A memorial service will be held at the Veterans Cemetery on Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at 11 a.m.