Steve Peik, 73, of Oelwein passed away Tuesday, November 17, 2020, at his home. Services will be private.
Steven Lowell Peik was born in Albert Lea, MN, on May 2, 1947, to parents Lowell and Florence (Martin) Peik. He graduated from Albert Lea High School with the class of 1965. Steve then attended Mankato State University and graduated with a BA in Political Science and Social Studies. On July 19, 1969, he was united in marriage with Linda Grunhovd in Mankato, MN.
Steve taught history and government at Oelwein High School, as well as coaching football. He had served many years as President of the Oelwein Public Library Board. Steve was an avid fan of the Iowa Hawkeyes, Minnesota Vikings and Chicago Cubs.
Left to celebrate his life are his wife Linda; his children: Matthew (Darcy) Peik of Davenport and Dr. Samuel (Annie) Peik of Philadelphia, PA; his grandchildren: Henry, Ahren and Sabrina Peik. He was preceded in death by his parents and an infant son Benjamin.