Henry A. Perry RUTLAND - Henry A. Perry, 78, of Rutland, died unexpectedly Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, at his home. He was born in Center Rutland Nov. 9, 1940, at his home, the son of Charles and Florence (Marsh) Perry. Henry was employed at General Electric Co. for over 37 years. He enjoyed entering cars and attending R.A.V.E. Car Shows with his award-winning '57 Oldsmobile. He also enjoyed tinkering with lawn mowers, fixing cars, and adored his two dogs Chippy and Ruger. Henry attended Rutland High School and immediately following, entered the workforce. He later married his wife, Delores, on Oct. 22, 1983, raising their six children together. Henry spent much of his time after retirement taking care of his grandchilden when they were young. They returned the favor with their time as he got older, spending time with him and helping out with many things. He was a wonderful role model to lead them through the journey to adulthood. Surviving are his wife, Delores, of Rutland; five sons Jeffrey Perry and wife Debbie, of Rutland, Andrew Perry, of Rutland, Richard Perry and wife Wendy, of Proctor, William Perry and wife Kelly, of West Rutland, and Paul Perry and wife Roxanne, of Manchester; one brother, Larry Perry, of Deerfield Beach, FL; two sisters Lois Jaworski and Doreen Leach, of Rutland; 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild; nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a daughter, Christina Christian; and by a brother, Robert Perry. Visiting hours will be held Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, from 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Clifford Funeral Home followed by a funeral service at 2 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church in Rutland. A reception will follow. Contributions may be made to Rutland County Humane Society.

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Bill and family, I am sorry to hear of your fathers passing, please accept my condolences. I hope the good memories you have will give you strength and the love family and friends give you comfort in your times of need. Rest in peace Henry


family of Henry Perry, very sorry to read about Henry passing. He was a wonderful person knew him from years ago when he was in school Edna Hough Martell


Condolences to the Perry family. I was a school mate of Henry & I will always remember the Perry family. RIP Henry. (Gerry Waite Carrington)

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