William V. “Bill” Peckson, 62

Apr 25, 2022

William V. “Bill” Peckson, 62, of East Wareham, died on April 13, 2022, at Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis. Bill was the life partner of Jerome Moles, who passed last year. He was the son of William and Katherine (Briggs) Peckson. 

Bill grew up in Raynham, MA, and has lived in East Wareham for the last 30 years. Bill received his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Northeastern University. He was a Project Manager for General Dynamics for 23 years, which included working 2 years abroad in Paris, France.  Bill finished his professional career working in R&D for Ocean Spray Cranberry. 

He was a member of the Tobey Hospital Guild and a volunteer for the Wareham Garden Club. Bill enjoyed traveling throughout his life and annually visited Aruba with Jerry. He loved going to the beach, gardening and reading. 

Bill is survived by his brother, James M. Peckson of Dayton, ME; 4 sisters, Diana L. Peckson of East Wareham, MA, Laura R. Craigie of Melbourne, FL, Eve E. Holmes of Kennebunk, ME, Jeanne P. Kelly of Dayton, ME as well as 10 nieces and nephews and one great niece and 2 great nephews. He was also the brother of the late Marcia J. Peckson. 

A celebration of Bill’s life will be held at a later date. Donations in his memory may be made to the Wareham Garden Club, PO Box 3276, Wareham, MA 02571.

To share a memory or leave a message of condolence, visit www.chapmanfuneral.com  -  Arrangements are by Chapman Funerals & Cremations – Wareham, 2599 Cranberry Highway, Wareham, MA.