Penwell Turner Funeral Home - Shelby, Ohio

Margaret I. (Henry) Perry

Margaret I. Perry, 98, relative to Shelby area residence, died Wednesday morning, September 12, 2007 at her home surrounded by family.

She was born July 23, 1909 in Salem, PA a daughter of the late Jack and Amanda Shaffer Henry.
Her husband, Clifford Perry in 1966, her daughter, Kathy Pirrgo, her son, Phillip Perry, her granddaughter, Karrie Pirrgo, six sister and two bothers all predeceased her.

Margaret was a faithful member of Ontario United Methodist Church in Mansfield, OH and a member of the Sunshine Circle. Mrs. Perry had a great love of walking on the beach and collecting seashells. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother and will be missed by all of those family and friends who had the opportunity to come to know her.

Survivors include her daughters, Patricia Perry and her companion, Chuck Swanger of Myrtle Beach, SC and Maxine Smith of Naples, FL, a son, Jackson Perry and wife, Ellie of Englewood, FL, twelve grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren and eleven great great grandchildren.

Services will be held in private at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Ontario United Methodist Church, 3540 Park Ave. West, Mansfield, OH 44906-1055.

The family would appreciate on-line condolences at;

The Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, assisted the family with local arrangements.

Memories & Condolence

  1. Guest says:

    Family_of: Margaret Perry
    Your_Name: Ann Imhoff


    Dearest Patty-Just read in the paper about your Mother. I am so very sorry. I know exactly how you are feeling as my Mother passed away on May 1st. I remember they were the same age. Marty’s youngest son, Jacob, works for Turner’s. I have lost your address so when you get this send me a line. If you are in town please call-419-347-2601.
    Give Chuck my love and remember your Mother is in a better place and at peace. That is what keeps me going.
    Love to you both and to your family

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