Theodore Morris Peck, 64, Springfield, Missouri departed this life March 6, 2017.
He was born February 6, 1953 in Springfield, Missouri to Ralph Morris and Nell (Toombs) Peck.
He worked for the Frisco Railroad from 1972, retiring in 1993. He also worked at Travel Safari in Springfield, Missouri.
Ted traveled the world from 1978 seeing all of the exotic locations throughout the world.
He loved his dog Velvet and his cats, Casper and Wendy.
Ted grew beautiful orchids and he was a superb underwater photographer, taking well over 20,000 underwater photos.
He enjoyed scuba diving and Cardinal Baseball. Ted will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Survivors include his special and loving friends, Linda Allen, Kenny Stratton, Donald Lee and Allison Marut.
Memorial Visitation will be held Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 4:00-6:00 PM at Greenlawn Funeral Home East, 3540 E. Seminole, Springfield, Missouri.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Greenlawn Funeral Home East.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Southwest Missouri, 3161 W. Norton Rd., Springfield, Missouri 65803.