Peter Lawrence Meeker, Sr., 78, formerly of Long Island, NY, passed away peacefully from this life to God's loving arms on October 1, 2012, in his Melbourne, FL home. He was born February 14, 1934, to the late Harry and Marie Meeker.
He leaves behind his loving wife and soul mate, Kathy. He was predeceased by his daughter, Theresa, and son, William. He is survived by his son, Peter (Alice) of Southold, NY; and stepdaughters, Debbie (Jeff) Vidal of San Francisco, CA, Monica (Anthony) of Mastic Beach, NY, Megan (Harry) Smith of Melbourne, FL and Melissa Canatta of Tampa, FL; along with six grandchildren; brothers, Harry (Joan) of Melbourne, FL, Roger (Ann) of Sebastian, FL and Jon (Nancy) of Sebastian, FL; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sister, Doris Benson, and brother, David.
As a veteran of the US Army serving his country in Korea, well-regarded employee of IBEW Local 25 of NY and 38 year Friend of Bill, a memorial service will be held at Fountainhead Memorial Funeral Home, located at 7359 Babcock Street SE in Palm Bay, FL, on Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 1:00 pm.
Donations to Hospice of St. Francis, 1250-B Grumman Place, Titusville, FL 32780, would be greatly appreciated in lieu of flowers