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PERRY, Thomas C.
PERRY - Thomas C. Of Akron, NY passed away on June 4, 2017. Beloved husband of 55 years to Marilyn Perry (nee Peterson); son of the late Esther and Marlo Perry; father of Brian (Jayne) Perry, Gayle (Robert) Denning, and Marcia (Alvaro) Rodriguez; loving grandfather of Jenna Perry, Leah, Paige, Lindsay, and Noah Denning, Claire, Lauren, and Rachel Rodriguez; also survived by sister Linda (Joseph) Capan; brother Allyn (Marilyn) Perry and aunt, Betty Perry Meyer; also survived by several nieces and nephews; brother of the late Dale Perry. A native of Akron, NY, he began his career in the family ice cream business early as he was growing up in the building that also housed the Perry's Ice Cream manufacturing facility on Pearl Street, in Akron, NY. He was the third-generation Perry family member to lead the organization started by his grandfather, H. Morton Perry, dedicating his life to growing the organization. Relatives and friends may visit to share memories on Wednesday (June 7th) from 5-8pm and Thursday (June 8th) from 12-3pm and 6-9pm at the J. LEONARD McANDREW FUNERAL HOME, LLC, 32 John St., Akron, NY. Funeral services will be Friday, 10am at the Akron First United Methodist Church, 7 Church St., Akron. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorial contributions may be made to the Akron First United Methodist Church, Akron Masonic Lodge or Akron Lions Club. Expressions of condolence may be shared with the family at: www.mcandrewfuneralhomes.net