Michael Donald Peddycord

Born: Mon., Mar. 18, 1946
Died: Tue., Apr. 28, 2020


Family to do services at later date


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Michael D. Peddycord

March 18, 1946 – April 28, 2020

Michael Donald Peddycord, 74, of Mishawaka died Tuesday morning in his residence surrounded by his loving family. Mike was born March 18, 1946 in LaPorte, IN to the late Thelma (Smith) and Forney Ivo Peddycord and was a lifetime resident of the Michiana area. On October 18, 1960 in South Bend he married Lynn D. Newman who survives. Also surviving are his children, Terri Benhart of New Carlisle, Michael D. Peddycord, Jr. (Beth) of Superior, CO and Jerry L. Peddycord (Ester) of Long Beach, CA; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sisters, June Everman of Bristol, IN, Joyce Egger of Richmond, IN, Betty Peddycord of North Liberty, IN, and Jo Noble of Albion, NE; and brother, John Peddycord of Ft. Myers, FL. He was preceded in death by siblings, Louetta LeeVan, Fudge Klopfenstein, Nancy Sheaks, Carol Peddycord, and Milo Peddycord.

Mike retired in 2014 from Mamo Transportation in Osceola. Mike loved his family above all else and enjoyed playing Santa, going on cruises and golfing. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Due to the COVID19 Pandemic a celebration of Mike’s life will be held at a later date. Welsheimer Family Funeral Home, 521 N. William ST. is assisting the family with arrangements. Family and friends may leave email condolences at www.welsheimer.com.

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Penny Lindorf
   Posted Fri May 01, 2020
Aunt Lynne, Terri, Mike, and Jerry. My thoughts and prayers are with your families. Uncle Mike will be greatly missed, along with his sense of humor and all his Santa appearances.

Phyllis Scantland
   Posted Sat May 02, 2020
I’m sorry to hear about Mike’s passing. I worked with him at the Main Office of Martin’s years ago. He was always a fun person and I enjoyed working with him. My prayers are with you all.

Chip Evans
   Posted Sun May 03, 2020
My deepest sympathy to Lynne and her family!
You’re in my prayers. 🙏

John Bush
   Posted Sun May 03, 2020
Lynn and Rick - Sorry to read of Mike's passing. I really enjoyed working with him at Liberty Steel. He exhibited patience when under stressfull conditions there and always did a fine job of handling my accounts. You both have my condolences.
John Bush - Sarasota, FL

Tomek Kowalewski
   Posted Sun May 03, 2020
Please, accept our sincere condolences. We are with you in our thoughts. The Kowalewski family, Poland.

Art Aragon
   Posted Mon May 04, 2020
We’re so sorry for your loss. Barb and I always enjoyed Mike’s wonderful sense of humor. We have such fond memories of the social occasions we shared with you and Mike, Dave and Maria, and Dick and Patty. Mike was a great guy.