Kenneth M. Perry, of Dover, New Hampshire and York, Maine, passed on October 29, 2013.
Born in Belmont, Massachusetts, son of the late Leslie B. and Rachel Macdonald Perry.
A graduate of Marlboro High School, Bentley College, and Worcester Polytech, School of Industrial Management. During the World War II he served in the US Navy in the Pacific.
He was a retired executive of American Optical Company of Southbridge, Massachusetts and lived in Sturbridge for over 25 years. After retirement he was a real estate broker in Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Ken and his family enjoyed many years at their vacation home in York, Maine.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Barbara Ross Perry and their four children and their spouses Ross and Paula Perry of Exeter, NH, Douglas and Jill Perry of Littleton, MA, Janet and her husband Jeff Eberlin of Portsmouth, NH, and Kenneth and Joanne Perry of Simsbury, CT; six grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. William Delaney of Dover, NH; and several nieces and nephews.
Services: A memorial service will be held at 1:00PM on Saturday, November 9, 2013 at the J. Verne Wood Funeral Home-Buckminster Chapel, 84 Broad Street, Portsmouth, NH. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First Church of Christ, Scientist, 604 Central Avenue, Dover, NH 03820.