Obituary: John Francis Peacock
October 6, 2023
John was a plumber by trade and worked with various companies throughout his life.
He was a proud member of the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa and a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. He loved camping and fishing at the river and his trips to Las Vegas.
John was preceded in death by his parents; brothers George and Emeron; and sisters Patricia and Elizabeth "Bitsy." He leaves behind his children, Dale Peacock, Tracy Peacock and Amanda (Shawn) Peacock; siblings Robert "Sonny" (Kathy) Peacock, Michael "Peanuts" Peacock, Thomas (Betsy) Peacock, Mary Peacock, Barb Peacock, Jim Peacock, Pam (Gerard) Sordelet and Richard (Cheri) Peacock; grandchildren, Ramiro Pacheco and Isabella Peacock; and numerous nieces, nephews, and good friends.
A traditional wake for John was held Wednesday at the Fond du Lac Cultural Center, followed by a funeral service there on Thursday. Burial is at New Holy Family Cemetery. Arrangements by Nelson Funeral Care of Cloquet. To sign an online registry, visit http://www.nelsonfuneralcare.net.
Pine Knot News, Oct. 6, 2023