ROCHESTER—Peter Edward Acomb age 58, passed away late Saturday evening January 25, 2014, at St. Ann’s Community Hospice in Rochester following a battle with cancer.

He was born in Dansville on June 9, 1955, a son of Richard “Bud” Alice (Carey) Acomb. He was predeceased by his father Bud.

Peter held various jobs in the Rochester area making lifelong friends along the way. He was a draught system installer for Wright Beverage Distributor in Rochester for the last 28 years.

He is survived by his mother Alice Acomb of Dansville; a sister, Ann Marie (Elliot) Klass of Pittsford; three brothers, William D (Carol) Acomb of Rome, Dennis (Brenda) Acomb of Dansville, and John “Jake” (Linda) Acomb of Arkport. A long time companion Sandy Murray; his special daughter Lauren Murray; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends called on Wednesday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Hindle Funeral Home Inc. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Thursday morning 11:00 a.m., at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church Dansville. Interment was held in the Greenlawn Cemetery Dansville. Arrangements are by the Hindle Funeral Home, Inc., 271 Main St., Dansville. Online remembrances may be left at

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Greenlawn Cemetery Association c/o 10574 Sandy Hill Road Dansville NY 14437, or a charity of your choice.