Denise Marie Roark Peltier
1961-2012 Denise Marie Roark Peltier, 50 of 507 Main Street, Williamstown, died Tuesday, December 25 at her home after a brief battle with cancer.
She was born in Pittsfield, on December 30, 1961, a daughter of Richard Joseph and Mary Louise (Burns) Roark. She attended Lanesboro schools and then Mt. Greylock Regional High School where she graduated in 1980. She graduated from Greenfield Community College in 1982 and attended Westfield State College.
Denise was a skilled artist and a tenacious home school mother who devoted her love and life to her family.
Survivors include her husband, Steven Peltier whom she married in Williamstown on November 18, 1989. She leaves a son, Sean Peltier of Williamston and a daughter, Cassandra Peltier at home. She also leaves three sisters, Donna Hopper and her husband, Joseph of Florida, Debra Simmons and her husband, Fred of Lee, and Beverly Adams of Holland, Mass.
She was predeceased by two brothers, Donald "Butchie" DeGroat and Richard "Dickie" DeGroat
FUNERAL SERVICES: for Denise Roark Peltier will be held on Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 11 a.m. at the FLYNN & DAGNOLI-MONTAGNA HOME FOR FUNERALS- WEST Chapel, 521 West Main Street. CALLING HOURS will be held on Wednesday, January 2 from 4 to 7p.m. at the funeral home.
A private burial will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers. donations may be made to the Gale Hose Company in Williamstown in care of the FLYNN & DAGNOLI-MONTAGNA HOME FOR FUNERALS- WEST Chapel. To send a message, card, gift basket or flowers, please visit www.flynndagnolifuneralhomes.com