Joan A. Peake, 67

Joan A. Peake, 67, of Ocean View, Del., formerly of Ft. Washington, Md., passed away at her home on Tuesday, April 29, 2008. She was a lifetime member of VFW Post #7234 at Quillen’s Point in Ocean View, as well as a member of the Elks Club and Moose Lodge. She enjoyed people and loved socializing with her friends.

Peake was preceded in death by her parents, Malcom Stuart Beaton and Anna Mae (Shockency) Beaton; her brother, Kenneth S. Beaton; and a sister, Judith A. Ruby. She is survived by her loving husband of 48 years, Frederick Lee Peake; a son, Frederick “Pete” Lee Peake Jr.; a daughter, Kelly Ann Chick; a granddaughter, Sarah Chick; and a grandson, Andrew D. Chick.

Funeral services were scheduled for Tuesday, May 6, 2008, with interment in Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery in Brandywine, Md.