HAPPY 90th BIRTHDAY
William ‘Biff’ Peyko
Date, place of birth: June 15, 1925, in Campbell
Parents: Vincent and Ilona Peyko
Siblings: Joseph Peyko and Gene Peyko, both deceased
Spouse: Ella F. Peyko, deceased. They were married May 2, 1953, at St. Stephen Church in Niles.
Children: Christopher S. Peyko of Boardman, Mark C. Peyko of Youngstown, Eric C. Peyko of Alamo, Calif., and Marshawn M. Peyko of Vienna
Grandchildren: Two, Matthew Peyko and Nicole Peyko
Education: Bachelor’s degree in business administration and master’s degree in education
Employment: Retired from Youngstown City Schools
Church memberships: St. Stephen of Hungary Church in Youngstown
Club memberships: Had been a member of the Hungarian Home and St. Vincent de Paul
Military service: Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and the Korean War
Interests: He is very active in volunteer work and delivers meals to the home-bound for Trumbull Mobile Meals. He is a past vice president for a chapter of St. Vincent de Paul. For many years he volunteered for the Hurricane Katrina relief effort, helping to build homes in New Orleans. He enjoys gardening, reading and caring for his pets, Samson and Abbey. He takes great interest in the lives of his children. Mr. Peyko walks 5 miles every day and enjoys life to the fullest.