Darwin R. Peabody, Jr., age 49, of Alan Ave., Greenville, passed away unexpectedly of natural causes on Tuesday morning July 17, 2018 in his residence. 

He was born in Greenville on December 8, 1968 to Darwin R. Peabody, Sr. and Shirley E. (Pifer) Peabody.  He attended Greenville Senior High School and had been previously employed as a welder at Trinity Industries.  Darwin was a member of the Greenville Salvation Army and he enjoyed riding his bicycle, drawing, watching cartoons, rooting for the Pittsburgh Steelers and spending time with his grandchildren. 

Survivors include three daughters; Julie N. Peabody and her companion Caleb  Shoaff of Greenville, Cassandra M. Peabody of Farrell and Courtney M. Slavic of Greenville, a son; Damon M. Peabody of Greenville, his mother; Shirley Hobson and her husband Brian of Hermitage, a sister; Michele E. Watt of Oil City, two brothers; George A. Peabody and his wife Tracey and Randall L. Peabody, Sr. and his wife Trudy, all of Greenville and six grandchildren. 

He was preceded in death by his father.

A memorial service will be held at 5:00pm, Monday July 23, 2018 in the Greenville Salvation Army, 288 Main St., Greenville, with Lieutenant Kara Martin, officiating.  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the family c/o Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home.



  1. Natalie Higbee (Nicklin) Natalie Higbee (Nicklin)
    July 19, 2018    

    I am very sorry to hear of Darwin’s passing. I went to school with him and he was always so friendly and spoke whenever he saw me. I pray that he is resting in peace now and for comfort for the family as you reflect on your loving memroies.

  2. Jaelene Cordwell Jaelene Cordwell
    July 19, 2018    

    Michele and family I am so for your lost my prayers and love r with u all

  3. Major Beth Rogan Major Beth Rogan
    July 19, 2018    

    Prayers for you! Much love and prayers!

  4. Retta and Peircen Fenton Retta and Peircen Fenton
    July 19, 2018    

    We are very sorry for your loss, prayers to all of the family’s involved.

  5. Vicki Strausser Vicki Strausser
    July 19, 2018    

    Shirley and family….my thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this very sad time. I am so very sorry for your loss.

  6. Billie Patterson Billie Patterson
    July 19, 2018    

    I’m so deeply sorry for the families loss. My heart is very heavy, I have such good memories of Darwin from days gone past. He was such a very nice guy. I will miss seeing you around town, rest in the arms of our Lord. Prayers and hugs to the family. ❤

  7. Betty Leslie Betty Leslie
    July 19, 2018    

    I am so very sorry. I went to The Salvation Army, Camp Allegheny, and school with Darwin as a child. My prayers are with the family and loved ones.

  8. Sarah and Shawn Barker Sarah and Shawn Barker
    July 20, 2018    

    I am so very sorry for your family’s loss. I remember seeing Darwin in school and he was always a nice guy.. may he rest in peace.. thoughts and prayers be with you and your family..

  9. Jackie, Jenna, Allyson, and Amy Meighen Jackie, Jenna, Allyson, and Amy Meighen
    July 20, 2018    

    Dear Peabody Family,
    We are very sorry for the loss of Darwin. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this time of sadness.

  10. Betty And Opie Beil Betty And Opie Beil
    July 20, 2018    

    So sorry for the loss our prayers and thoughts go out to all of the family!! Julianne & Cassandra We love you very much!! R.I.P. Darwin

  11. Bob Darr & family Bob Darr & family
    July 20, 2018    

    So so sorry for you family for the loss. I was friends with Darwin for many many years, he was like a brother to . I will never forget you friend!! R.I.P. buddy!!

  12. Nicole D’Urso Nicklin Nicole D’Urso Nicklin
    July 21, 2018    

    I am so sorry for your loss, I have known Darwin for many years through high school and growing up was always a friendly face to see! My thoughts and prayers are with you all!

  13. Jennifer Myers Joy Jennifer Myers Joy
    July 21, 2018    

    Very sorry to hear of Darwin’s passing. Hugs and prayers to his family and friends.

  14. Kelsey moore and tim davison Kelsey moore and tim davison
    October 25, 2018    

    We loved darwin he was a very good friend we cared for him very dearly he will never be missed rest easy buddy

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