John W. Peto, known as Jack, 87, of Dunedin, Fla., and Manchester, N.J., died unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at Beth Israel Hospital in Newark, N.J. He was the beloved husband of Dolores A. Peto, and had lived in Ridgefield many years.
Jack was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on July 30, 1927, son of the late John and Dorothy Peto. He grew up and attended school in Nutley, N.J., served in the U.S. Navy and later graduated from Seton Hall University. Jack and Dolores were married in Nutley in 1950.