• Leo P. Gallagher & Son Funeral Home
    Greenwich, CT
In partnership with the Dignity Memorial® network
Albert A. Perna 1924 - 2013
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Wednesday, March 20, 2013
To the entire Perna family,our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of great sorrow. May God hold you in the palm of his hand and comfort all of you.
Thursday, March 14, 2013
so sorry to hear about Herb. he was a nice man. With a friendly smile always. my deepest sympathy to Angie, Jane. &family. Ita Hardiman
Thursday, March 14, 2013
So sorry to hear about Herb,He was such a nice man always with smile.My deepest sympathy to Angie, Jane, & family. Ita Hardiman
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
May the love and light that surrounds you, help you find peace during this time of loss. The memories will last forever, but Uncle Herbie spirit will sorely be missed. God bless.
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
our sincere sympathy to your family. Herbie and Uncle Tommy had fun at the hustler., for coffe your Dad's sense of humor was contageous. Our Prayers our with you, Nancy Kresan Carmela perna's family. God bless you all.
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Dear Angie,Joan, Mike, and Joe, I am so sorry to read about Herb's passing. He always brought laughter, light, and kindness to those around him. My condolences. Jim Perna
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
To the entire Perna family,my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of great sorrow.Herb was a great man and will be missed by many.God Bless all of you.
Monday, March 11, 2013
I have so many wonderful memories of Uncle Herbie. His beautiful eyes, his amazing smile & sense humor and his enormous heart. He was such a kind and loving brother to my father. He spent precious time with my family a few years ago...My sisters and I were so happy to sit around the kitchen table with him while he shared his great stories! I wish I could be with you at this time - I send my love and prayers to you now and always- Patty
Monday, March 11, 2013
Dear Perna Family,
Our sincere sympathy, thoughts, and prayers during this sad time on the loss of Herbie.
Sal and Rose Ann Sabia
Monday, March 11, 2013
Dearest Ange and family,
We are so sorry for you loss. You and yours are in our hearts and prayers.
Sue and Lutz Spika
Monday, March 11, 2013
My deepest sympathies are being sent to Ange, Jane, Joseph and Michael as well as to my Sabia cousins. Such a beautiful life Herb led and what great memories I have of him. He truly was a gentle man.
My condolences. Marge (Pennatto) Bagley
Monday, March 11, 2013
MY CONDOLENCE TO THE PERNA FAMILY.
Sunday, March 10, 2013
Dear Mrs Perna, Jane, Joe and Mike-
We have been neighbors of your dad's for 18 years. He was the kindest person. We loved sharing humor, advice, laughter and stories. He loved the figs from my mom's garden, and my kids loved to go help him with a chore or two when they were growing up. We shall miss him so very much, and will think of him every time we see his house. The neighborhood will not be the same, but the memories of his beautiful blue eyes and his contagious smile will be in our hearts forever.
Sunday, March 10, 2013
Herb was a fine and gentle man, a person who you were always happy to see and talk too. Rest in peace...
Harry Catanzaro
Sunday, March 10, 2013
To the Perna Family,
We are very sorry to hear of Hal's passing. As a godparent and close family friend, we have many fond memories of time spent with Hal, Angie and the rest of the family. Hal was a great man and will truly be missed.

The Gove Family
Eileen, Warren, Liz, Russ and Dan
Sunday, March 10, 2013
My name is Joan Insinga (my husband did the plumbing for your Mom and Dad)and I was friends with Herb. I walked the beach almost everyday and we would always chat. I will miss his pleasant smile. Vin and I would like to extend our condolences to your family.
Saturday, March 09, 2013
Joe, Mike and Family, saddened to hear of your fathers passing,my thoughts and prayers are with you.
Saturday, March 09, 2013
To the Perna and the Sabia families; I'd like to extend my condolences from the entire Pennatto family - Herb was a special man; always a gentleman and always had a smile on his face. My mother and father, Gloria & Pat Pennatto, loved him like he was a blood relative. I am very sorry for your loss.
Gloria Pennatto Cybart
Stratford, CT
Saturday, March 09, 2013
Aunt Angie Jane,Joeand Michael,,So sorry to hear of Herb's passing.I have many fond memories of him,and always considered him as a secont Father to me.He enjoyed spending time with my Father whether at work in the Garden or at the Fire Dept Clambakes.I must admit that he made work fun.He will be missed,until we meet again Uncle Herb,Rest in Peace,may God Bless you and God Bless the entire PERNA Family
Saturday, March 09, 2013
To the Perna family, we are so sorry to hear of your loss. Jim (Beau) Lynch & family
Saturday, March 09, 2013
To the Perna Family, we are sorry for your loss. Herbie was a great man and will be missed. We enjoyed our visit with him and Angie at my mom's 90th. It was like old times. Please accept our deepest sympathy.

Eloise(Genise) & Don Cowles
Saturday, March 09, 2013
Aunt Angie,Jane,Joe and Mike,So sorry to hear of Uncle Herbs passing. We will always remember the good times that we spent together.He was easy to talk to and he never judged you. I always considered him my second father. He loved spending time with friends fishing,Firehouse Clambakes.Most of all he was a loving husband,Father,Grandfather,Uncle,and Great Grandfather.Everyone who worked with him at Perna Brothers enjoyed working with him,he put a smile on their faces everyday.Herby will always have a special place in our Hearts,and will be sadly missed. Rest in Peace Uncle Herb and may God Bless you,and may God bless the entire Perna Family...
Saturday, March 09, 2013
Dear Ange: Our sincerest condolences to you and to all of the family.
Herbie was a good man and we know that God has welcomed him into Heaven.
God Bless.
Saturday, March 09, 2013
He was a Great Man, a true Gem, a man of incredible love and compassion. Herb (Albert) Perna - truly there are few of his caliber, he touch many lives, he cared for everyone in his path...– to know him was a privilege, no doubt our relationships with him will last in our hearts forever. RIP Herbie...drive that jeep with your knees and smile the whole way!

I hope I thanked him for all he did and that we can all be thought of partially as fondly by those around us as those around him thought so highly of Herb as a man, a person, a friend, a brother, an Uncle, a father, and a husband and most importantly a source of great strength and guidance!

Per la tua vita

Per la tua grande vita

Ottimo lavoro svolto!
Saturday, March 09, 2013
my condolences to the perna, meringlo & lynch
families. herb was a rock for you all
Friday, March 08, 2013
To The Perna Family,
So sorry to hear the passing of Albert with my deepest sympathy at this sad time.
Fred W. Intrieri
Friday, March 08, 2013
To our dear Herbie, you added immeasurable joy and companionship to the lives of the entire D'Andrea Family; we love you forever. Big Joe, Birdie, Laurie, Joe and family.
Thursday, March 07, 2013
Herbie, you will be sorely missed. Love you.
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