Peter Thomas Stoddard passed away at 10 a.m. Aug. 15, 2013, at his home due to complications of Parkinson's. He was 86 years old. He was the eighth child of 12 children born to Marguarite and William Stoddard of New Fane, N.Y.
He is survived by one sister, Mary Helen Moran, who is now 100 years old; his companion of 54 years, Nell Hamil; her daughter, Jerri and son-in-law Jim Ringwood; grandson Jason Ewing; and all his nieces and nephews.
His life work was long and short-haul trucking. In retirement he enjoyed traveling in their motorhome (especially following bull riding events). There will be no service per his request.