Machelle Renee Peake

September 05, 1966 ‒ May 09, 2018

Marion, Ohio

Machelle Renee Peake, age 51 of Marion, passed away at her home on Wednesday May 9, 2018.

Machelle was born on September 5, 1966 in Columbus, Georgia, the daughter of Allan and Sandee (Lumpkin) Waldman. She graduated high school and began working in insurance as a sales representative.

Machelle had a huge heart for people; always putting the needs of others before her own. She was warm and caring. Machelle was a dreamer and a giver. Her family was her life and her two children were her greatest achievement. She was most proud of her role as grandma.

She is survived by her children: Nicole (Trent Shonk) Goff and Lucas Waldman; husband Wesley Peake; mother Sandee Azzara; granddaughter Abigail Shonk and her brother Eric (Suyapa) Brown and their children Nicolas and Carly.

Machelle is preceded in death by her father.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday May 16, 2018 at Snyder Funeral Homes DENZER Chapel, 360 East Center St. Marion from 4PM to 5PM; Celebration of life service will immediately follow at 5PM.

Donations may be made to the FIBROMYALGIA CARE SOCIETY OF AMERICA.

The Snyder Funeral Homes of Marion are honored to be serving the Peake family; condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting