CHAZY — Bernard E. Perry Sr., (Bernie), 79, of Chazy, N.Y., died at CVPH on Nov. 11, 2013 with his loving family by his side. He was a Korean War Veteran where he served as a front line medic. In 1952, Bernie was awarded the Combat Medical Badge for his service under enemy fire while serving in Korea. Bernie was a proud Veteran and left this world on Veteran's Day.
Bernie was loved by all who knew him. He was a great husband, father, grandfather (PaPa), brother, uncle and friend.
He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Alice J. (King) Perry. He is also survived by two sons, Bernard E. Perry Jr. and his companion Pamela Blatcher of Lafayette, N.Y., Stephen R. Perry and his wife Janet of Chazy, N.Y.; and their children, Victoria and Chelsea; three daughters, Gail M. Bowman and her husband Steve of Chazy, N.Y.; and their children, Eric and his wife Jennifer of Chazy, N.Y., and Alyse of Annapolis, Md., Rebecca J. Laurin and her husband Kevin of Chazy, N.Y.; and their children, Corey and Jessica, Christine M. O'Brien and her husband John of Chazy, N.Y.; and their children, Johnny and Alyssa; two great-grandchildren, Isaac and Ethan Bowman of Chazy, N.Y.; two Brothers, Simon G. Perry Jr. and his companion Claudette of Cadyville, N.Y., David Perry and his wife Sharron of Morrisonville, N.Y.; Four sisters, Joan Reyell of Saranac, N.Y., Linda Latour of Plattsburgh, N.Y., Barbara Dyer and husband Rick of Great Falls, Mont., and Debbie Bennett of Watertown, N.Y. Bernie is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Bernie was predeceased by his parents, Simon G. Perry Sr. and Anita M. (Daniels) Perry; three brothers, James Perry of Pryor, Okla., Gary Perry of Plattsburgh, N.Y., and Thomas Perry of Cadyville, N.Y.; two sisters, Shirley Fredette of Essex, Vt., and Margaret Allen of Plattsburgh, N.Y.