Peter Paul Duke, 64, of Brewster, passed away peacefully at Danbury Hospital Center on December 2, 2018. He was born in Bronx, New York, on March 7, 1954, to the late John and Laura (Davis) Duke. Peter attended schools in the Bronx and served in the Marines.
Forty-one years ago in the Bronx, Peter married his former wife Margaret.
Peter worked as a steamfitter in Manhattan for Metropolitan Life for 30 years, retiring in 1991.
He enjoyed classic cars, trains, tattoos and hunting, as well as his many car club memberships.
Peter is survived by his son, Peter P. Duke II (Andrea), and his daughter, Danielle Polverari (Dan) of Dover Plains, New York; his 5 grandchildren, Abbygale, Peter John, Timothy, Daniel Jr. and Dominique; and his former wife Margaret.
Calling hours were held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at Beecher Funeral Home in Brewster. A funeral service was held Friday during the calling hours. A private cremation will follow.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Peter’s memory to the Putnam Humane Society, P.O. Box 297, Carmel, N.Y. 10512.