Dawn Peek

May 21, 1967 – Feb. 28, 2007

Dawn Peek, 39, of Albany died Feb. 23, 2007. She was born May 21, 1967 to Dan and Cora Anne (Zastrow) Whipple in Lebanon. She fought Type 1 diabetes since she was 18 months old.

She grew up in Blue River, but lived in Lebanon, Springfield and Florence before moving to Albany. She was married to Scott Peek on June 26, 2004 in Albany.

She loved arts and crafts, drawing, sewing and crocheting. She also enjoyed camping, fishing and the outdoors. The loves of her life were her husband, her daughter and her cats.

Dawn was survived by husband, Scott Dean Peak and daughter, Elizabeth Anderson of Eugene; father and stepmother Dan and Barbara Whipple of Lebanon; mother, Cora Anne Shields and husband Lyle of Athena; brother, David Ethan Whipple of Ontario; grandmother, Nora Carr Hopper of Lebanon and numerous aunts and uncles.

She is preceded in death by her grandparents.

A memorial service will be Friday, March 9 at 1 p.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints of Lebanon. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Sweet Home Funeral Chapel at 1443 Long Street to help defray the cost. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel will be handling the arrangements.