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Alvin Joseph Perry

Male 1916 - 1963  (46 years)


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  • Name Alvin Joseph Perry 
    Born 16 Oct 1916  St. Marys, Pottawatomie County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Jun 1963 
    Buried Silver Lake Cemetery, Silver Lake, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5772  Rossville
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2018 

    Father Charles Perry,   d. 5 Jul 1960 
    Mother Ellen Perry,   b. 15 Jan 1885, St. Marys, Pottawatomie County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1966, St. Marys, Pottawatomie County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 3 Jan 1905  St. Marys, Pottawatomie County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6982  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dorothy Bell Smith Perry,   b. 1 Jan 1916, Dover, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1991, Wamego, Pottawatomie County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Children 
     1. Kyle Perry
     2. Myrna Perry Peabody
     3. Lois Ann Perry
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2018 09:09:03 
    Family ID F6981  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Silver Lake Cemetery, Silver Lake, Shawnee County, Kansas Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Obituary- Perry, Alvin
    Obituary- Perry, Alvin
    Alvin J. Perry
    ALVIN J. PERRY DIES OF INJURIES
    Alvin Joseph Perry, Junction City, a Kansas Power and Light Company lineman, died Sunday morning in a hospital here from injuries suffered June 17 in a power line accident. He was 46.

    The accident occurred when he was working near the top of a pole and came in contact with a high voltage wire, igniting his clothing. He was burned severely on the upper portion of his body.

    Born October 16, 1916 at St. Marys, he had lived in Junction City about four years, moving here from Rossville.

    Mr. Perry was a member of the Masonic Lodge at Rossville and First Methodist Church, Junction City.

    He is survived by his wife, Dorothy, of the home; one son, Kyle Perry, and two daughters, Mrs. Myrna Peabody, and Miss Lois Ann Perry, all of Junction City; his mother, Mrs. Ellen Perry, St. Marys; three sisters, Mrs. Lila Struble, St. Marys, and Mrs. Glora Lee James and Mrs. Delores Martin, both of Derby, Colo., and five brothers; George, Altus, Okla., Milton, Rossville, Clayton, St. Marys, Leo, Ulysses, and Paul, Route 1, Topeka.

    Services were at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Verschelden Funeral Home, St. Marys. Masonic Lodge No. 111, Rossville, will perform graveside rites in Silver Lake Cemetery.

    CARD OF THANKS The family of Alvin J. Perry wish to express their appreciation to their friends and relatives for the get well cards sent to the hospital. Our many thanks for the cards of sympathy and beautiful flowers sent after his death.

    Mrs. Dorothy Perry and Lois, Mr. and Mrs. Kyle Perry, Mr. and Mrs. Al Peabody.