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Harry B. Peck, 84, of Judith Gap, Montana passed away August 18, 2021, in Billings, Montana from natural causes. Harry was born September 1, 1936, in Lewistown, Montana to John W. and Margaret (Schuster) Peck of Garneill, Montana and joined 6 siblings. Harry went to grade school in Garneill and then road the train to Lewistown and went to High School at Fergus. He attended college in Bozeman and Missoula but graduated and got his College Degree at Eastern Montana College at the age of 56.

Harry married Julie Nilsen May 21, 1961, and they just had their 60th Anniversary! Harry and Julie ranched in Garneill for many years, was a Boy Scout Leader, was 1st Lieutenant, Commander in the National Guard, Built the Carroll Trail Inn, Logged, Transportation Broker, School Bus Driver, Tool Man at the Wind Farm, Construction with the Heart Attack Crew, retired from General Mills after working at several elevators around the state, and mowed and mowed the Gap!

He had a heart for serving the community and greatly enjoyed serving on many Clubs and Boards. He was involved in Masons/Eastern Stars, American Legion, School Board, Director of the Snowy Mountain Development Corp., Director of the Norwest Bank, President of the Tri-County Development Corp of Judith Gap to name a few.

Harry is survived by his wife Julie; children Lorrie (Russ) Hedden, Jan (Jeff) Fisher, Greg (Michael) Peck all of Billings, MT and Brett (Kathy) Peck of Shepherd, MT; grandchildren Alex (Rhonda) Hedden, Kyle (Dillon), Ben (Lisa) Fisher, Drew (Jessica) Fisher, Kenzie (Robbie) Vincent, Sam (Susie) Fisher, Nicole Peck, Courtney (Roy) Voss, Carly DeBar, Tyler Peck, Ashley (JP) Blakey, Madison (Dillon) Peck, Emily Peck and 14 Great Grandkids; his sister Zelinda Songer, brother-in-law Larry Nilsen both of Billings, MT and sister-in-law Roxie Nilsen of Lewistown, MT and several nieces and nephews

He was preceded in death by his parents, 3 brothers, and two sisters.

The family would like to thank Compassus Hospice of Billings, Montana for their help in caring for Harry the last three months.

Memorial services for Harry B. Peck will be Saturday, September 4, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at the Judith Gap Methodist Church with burial to follow in the Judith Gap Cemetery. Cremation has taken place with the Perkins Funeral Home assisting the family. His wishes are that all his Friends and Family be Honorary Pall Bearers.

Memorials can be made to Judith Gap Methodist Church, Judith Gap School, Judith Gap Fire Department, Judith Gap American Legion or a Charity of your choice and they may be left with the Perkins Funeral Home, PO Box 313 Harlowton, MT 59036. Condolences for the family may be posted on-line at

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