William Charles Peden, 72, passed away Nov 27, 2019

William Charles Peden, 72, of St. Joseph, passed away Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at Hanson Hospice in Stevensville. He was born February 9, 1947 in Dayton, OH to Fred and Helen (Zechar) Peden.

Bill was raised in Benton Harbor and attended Benton Harbor High School. After several years of college, Bill went to work for the family business, Peden Excel Pest Control. He later became the owner & operator of BP Pest Solutions. Bill was a reserve officer for the Berrien County Sheriff’s Dept., a long-time member of the St. Joseph Lions Club, as well as a member of the FOP Lodge.

Bill is survived by his children, Marilyn (Adam) Jones, John Peden, Erik Peden, and Andrew Peden; his grandchildren, Laura (Mike) Dover, Klay Hobson, Jordan Dorry, Carson Dorry, Kellen Jones, Henry Jones, Kam Peden, Jaxson Peden, and Alyse Peden; and his siblings, Fred Peden, and Pinky (the late William) Theesfeld. He is preceded in death by his parents.

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