Williston, VT - Peter passed away at home on March 24, 2021 from complications of diabetes.
He was born on March 20, 1946 in Kingston, NY to Harold and Vivian Darling. Pete graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology in 1969 and worked 32 years at IBM as an electrical engineer. After retiring from IBM he worked at the Vermont Teddy Bear Company in customer service.
He married Bonnie McMorrow in 1970. They raised three children in Williston where they lived for 43 years. Pete was very involved with his children's activities when they were growing up including Cub Scouts, coaching and umpiring Williston Little League, and leading the local chapter of the Bill Koch Youth Ski League.
Pete is survived by his wife, Bonnie, his children and their spouses/partners - Eric Darling and Sarah Pribram, of Shelburne; Kyle and Casey Darling, of Richmond; and Bridget Darling and Alex DeRario, of Phoenix, AZ. He is also survived by his sister, Nancy White and her husband Harlow of Gilbert, AZ, as well as by many cousins, nieces and nephews.
Per Pete’s wishes, a private family memorial gathering will be held at a later date, when it is safe to gather again. Memorial contributions may be made to: American Diabetes Association, Vermont Affiliate, Inc.
77 Hegeman Ave., Colchester, VT 05446.