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Jere Perry

Jere Perry

Tuesday, July 21st, 1925 Friday, November 29th, 2019

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Obituary for Jere E. Perry

Jere E. Perry, 94, of Fayetteville, PA passed away on Friday, November 29, 2019 at his home. Born July 21, 1925 in Fayetteville, PA, he was the son of the late John H. and Martha M. Wingert Perry.

A US Army veteran, Mr. Perry honorably served from 1943 to 1946, during World War II, earning a Purple Heart, Bronze Star, and WWII Victory medal. He was employed by North South Lines and T.M. Zimmerman as the office manager for 41 years, retiring in 1990. Mr. Perry was a member of the Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Amvets Post 224, the Charles Nitterhouse Post 1599 VFW, and a lifetime member of the Burt J. Asper Post 46 American Legion and the DAV, all in Chambersburg. An avid outdoorsman, he loved hunting and hiking the mountains with his wife. He also enjoyed spending time in his workshop building furniture and woodworking.

Surviving is his wife of 72 years, Betty Bearer Perry, whom he married on November 22, 1947; his son, Irvin J. Perry and wife Rebecca of Dacula, GA; two grandchildren, Dr. Clint Perry and Victoria “Dulci” Perry; siblings Robert W. Perry and Betty J. Mercer; and a number of nieces and nephews, including special nephew Randy Perry. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Vera Huff, Freda Kennedy, Hulda Crist , John L. Perry, and Ralph Perry.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 10:30 AM at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 320 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg, PA, where Rev. Fr. Richard Lyons will celebrate. Interment will follow in Corpus Christi Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial Contributions may be made to the Prader-Willi Syndrome Association (PWSA), 8588 Potter Park Drive., Suite 500, Sarasota, FL 34238.

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  • Service

    Saturday, December 7th, 2019 | 10:30am
    Corpus Christi Catholic Church
    320 Philadelphia Ave.
    CHAMBERSBURG, PA
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    Saturday, December 7th, 2019
    10:30am
    Officiant
    Father Richard Lyons
  • Interment

    Corpus Christ Catholic Cemetery
    651 Lincoln Hwy
    CHAMBERSBURG, PA
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Dorothy Wauls

Betty and Family
Just heard aboutJerry today Thoughts and PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU ALL ON THE LOSS OF THIS VERY SPECIAL MEMBER OF YOUR FAMILY.
Dorothy Wauls
Comment | Posted at 08:12pm via Condolence
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Jean and Bill Stoner

Dear Betty, I just want to tell you I am sorry about Jeres Passing. You and and Jere have been wonderful neighbors, and your husband will be missed on Ridge Rd, We will pray for you and your family. Jean Stoner
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