Stephen Peart

GREAT BARRINGTON — Stephen Peart, 43, died Oct. 4, 2017, at St. Peter’s Hospital in Albany, N.Y. 

He was born Sept. 28, 1974, in New Milford, the son of Claudia (Gereg) Doodick of Livermore Falls, Maine, and Wilbert Peart of New Milford.

He attended New Milford and Region One public schools. He was a cook at area private schools. 

He enjoyed fishing, basketball, wrestling and model trains. 

In addition to his parents, he is survived by a brother, Wilbert, of Livermore, Maine; a sister, Rachael, of Winsted; several aunts and uncles and nieces and nephews; and his longtime companion, Nevin Duntz, of Great Barrington. A celebration of his life will be held in the spring. 

A GoFundMe page has been created to help with expenses; search for Stephen Peart.