William R.(Bill) Perry

William R. (Bill) Perry passed away at his home in Chase, BC on Nov. 10, 2011. Bill was born in Quesnel on Mar. 19, 1926 to Henry and Amy Perry. He married Dorothy (Dody) Anderson in 1947 and together they raised seven children while Bill’s career as a forester took them from Quesnel to Riske Creek, Princeton, Barriere, Kamloops, Tatla Lake, 100 Mile House, and Chase, where they retired in 1991.

Bill was predeceased by his wife, Dody, in 2006.

He is survived by his children, Laverne (Jim) Eberle of Nipawin, Sask.;

Cheryl (Bill) Kendall, Campbell River;

Wanda (Frank) Costa, Blind Bay; Lonnie (Bill) Wuori, Tappen; Randy (Kim), Vancouver; Rene, Chase and Shawn (Lisa) of Celista. He also leaves 16 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, one brother, Gordon (Marliss) of Quesnel and sister-in-law, Pauline Perry of Williams Lake

A service for Bill will be announced

at a later date.

Quesnel Cariboo Observer

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