Sara Lea Peck, 93, passed away early May 21, 2014 in Ely. The fourth of seven children, Sara was born Feb. 13, 1921 to Joseph Bascom and Margaret Francis (Bruce) Hill in Cisco, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, and four sisters.
On Jan. 29, 1947, she married Ross Martin in Elko, Nevada who passed away in 1973. In 1975, she married Vaughn Peck in Twin Falls, ID and Vaughn passed in 1993.
Sara is survived by her only son, Jerry Ross Martin (Leslie), grandchildren Cherisse (Earl) Hayward of Eureka, NV and Brian Ross Martin of Henderson, NV, great grandchildren Andrew, Annette, and Gage Hayward all of Eureka, NV, special friend Robert Marcum, as well as numerous nieces and nephews in Texas.
Memorial services for Sara will be held Monday, June 2, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the Ely United Methodist Church, 800 Avenue M, with Pastor Suzanne Calhoun officiating. Interment of remains will follow at the St. Bartholomew’s Memorial Garden Columbarium.
Donations in memory of Sara may be made to the Ely United Methodist Women, P.O. Box 151838, Ely, NV 89315.