Richard B. Peckham
1950 – 2014
Richard Peckham went home to be with our Lord on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at the age of 63. Funeral services will be at the Bear Valley Church on Monday, April 7th, at 1 p.m.
Rick was born to Richard and Mary Peckham on Nov. 29, 1950, in Los Angeles and grew up in Inglewood. He married Donna Neville in 1985. They have lived in Tehachapi for the past twelve years with their daughters, Rachel and Sarah. Rick worked for Clarcor Air Filtration for over thirty years.
Rick was a fun-loving and intelligent man who loved spending time with his family and friends. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, golfing, flying, camping, riding motorcycles, and playing softball. He had been an active member on a few committees in Bear Valley Springs and played on the BVS Senior Softball League.
Rick is survived by his wife, Donna; his two daughters, Rachel and Sarah; his mother, Mary; his brother, Mark and his wife, Linda; his sisters and brothers-in-law, Linda and Jerry Deaver, Jeanie and Jerry Marquez, Kathy and Steve Snell, Rebecca and Everett Martin, and Sheri and Fred Coker; many nieces, nephews, and friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Richard Peckham.
In Lieu of flowers, please make donations to the American Cancer Society, 1831 Truxtun Ave, Ste 150, Bakersfield, California 93301, (661)-327-2424; or americancancersociety.org. Wood Family Funeral Service, Inc. is handling the arrangements. For condolences please visit woodmortuary.net.