NORTH MANCHESTER – Chester Peckover, 91, North Manchester, died at 8 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, at Timbercrest Healthcare Center.

He was born Dec. 4, 1927, in Sebring, Fla., to Walter and Alma Isaac Peckover.

He married Lila Marie Berkley. She died in 1991. He later married Mary Mason, who survives.

Family and friends may call Thursday, Sept. 12 from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at Timbercrest Chapel, North Manchester. A celebration of life will begin at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12 at Timbercrest Chapel. Chaplain Laura Stone and Pastor Roger Eberly will officiate. Burial will be at Bulher Cemetery, Bulher, Kan.

Arrangements are entrusted to McKee Mortuary.


Memorials to Timbercrest Charitable Assistance Fund P.O. Box 501, North Manchester, IN 46962; or Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home 5910 Homestead Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46814.

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