Micheal L. 'Mike' Peck-Jacobs

Micheal L. "Mike" Peck-Jacobs

Feb 28, 1980 - Aug 2, 2009
Memorial services for Micheal Lee "Mike" Peck-Jacobs of Lander will be at 2 p.m. Friday, August 21, 2009 near the Sinks Canyon Campground. Family and friends will officiate.

Mr. Jacobs died on Sunday, Aug. 2, 2009, as the result of a boating accident on Boysen Lake. He was 29.

Micheal Lee Peck-Jacobs was born on Feb. 28, 1980, in Worland, the son of Willie D. Jacobs and Janet L. Peck. He attended school in Torrington and Lander.

He was baptized into the Catholic faith in Torrington.

Mr. Peck-Jacobs worked in the oil fields as a driller, based in Lander but he had also lived in Torrington, Thermopolis, Cody, Casper, Riverton, and in Nebraska. He followed the rigs through Wyoming and Colorado, working for KKA out of California.

His family said that Mr. Peck-Jacobs enjoyed working on the oil rigs and also enjoyed fishing, hunting, boating, camping, being with his son, working on cars, and playing with his dog “Cowie”.

Survivors include his son, Ashton Scott Jacobs; a step-son, Damion Gordon Hildrith; his mother, Janet L. Peck; father, Willie D. Jacobs and step-mother, Jeanne; paternal grandmother, Eva Lavell Kelly; brothers, James D. Peck and wife Anne, Paul J. Peck, Deric W. Jacobs, Jake Troester, John Kenton Irvine, and Gerat McCalister; sisters, Amanda Mock, Jenessa McCalister, and Jackie Redman.

He was preceded in death by a foster brother, Noel Prather; numerous aunts and uncles, his maternal grandparents, and paternal grandfather.

Memorials may be made to: Janet Peck, PO Box 1622, Lander WY 82520.

Online obituaries are available and condolences for the family may be made at thedavisfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.