Doris McPeak (Cypert)

Thursday , March 06, 2014 - 2:39 PM

Contributed, Obituaries

Doris McPeak (Cypert) passed away at the Rocky Mountain Care Nursing Home in Clearfield, Utah on November 24, 2013, age 95. She resided for over 50 years in Salinas, CA before moving to Utah.

Doris was born on her parent's farm in the Cedar Hill community of Floyd County Texas on April 26, 1918. After leaving high school, she married Jack Lackey. They had one son, Rex Lynn Lackey.

She later married Ronald McPeak in 1942. They had one son, George McPeak. In addition to her sons, Doris was the proud grandparent of four: Jana Vollink of Lansing, MI; Simon McPeak of Ogden, UT; Sinaed Carstensen of Roy, UT; and Sean McPeak of Salt Lake City, UT. In addition, she had eight great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband Ronald McPeak, her son Rex Lynn Lackey and her brother Homer Ray Cypert.

Her son George McPeak and daughter-in-law Marian of Layton, UT; her sister Mary Wilson of Aztec, NM; and her brother Gayle Cypert of Lubbock, TX; survive her.

Funeral services will be held Monday, December 2, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Lindquist's Layton Mortuary, 1867 No. Fairfield Road, Layton, Utah. Friends may visit family Monday from 2:45 to 1:45 p.m. at the mortuary.

She will be laid to rest at the Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Salinas, California; alongside her beloved husband Ronald R. McPeak.

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