• Harold A. Perry
    February 12,2013

    Harold A. Perry

    Harold A. Perry

    WILLIAMSTOWN — Harold A. Perry, 88, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at his home.

    He was born Oct. 28, 1924, the son of Claude and Mildred (Porter) Perry.

    He graduated from Stowe High School in 1943.

    He was a pilot in World War II in the Army Air Corps, including serving as a flight officer.

    He married Alice M. Smith on Aug. 17, 1946. She died in 2006.

    He worked at various jobs over the years, including clearing trails for Sugarbush, upholstery work at Girard’s Upholstery Shop in Montpelier, and in 1961 became a rural mail carrier in Moretown, where he and his wife also owned and operated Alice’s Store and Laundromat. He retired in 1983.

    He enjoyed computers and electronic gadgets. He was a fan of NASCAR and the New York Yankees.

    Survivors include four children, Harold Jr., of Northfield, Dennis, of Syracuse, N.Y., Gary, of Barre, and Cindy Greenslit, of Williamstown; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

    The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, at the Guare & Sons Funeral Home, where calling hours will begin at 11 a.m. prior to the service.

    Memorial contributions may be made to Central Vermont Home Health and Hospice Inc., 600 Granger Road, Barre, VT 05641 or at www.cvhhh.org.

    For online condolences, visit www.guareandsons.com.

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