Bernard G. Perr, 73, of Belleville, Ill., born Saturday, March 14, 1942, in Belleville, IL, died Friday, Feb. 12, 2016, in Belleville, Ill.
Bernard retired as a carpenter for Local 433. He was a member of St. Peter Cathedral, Belleville, Ill., and Swansea Moose Lodge 122.
He was preceded in death by his father, Benjamin Perr; and his mother, Frances, nee Schroeder, Wiecking.
Surviving are his wife, Judith M., nee Anderson, Perr of Belleville, Ill.; children, Catherine and Gene Engelman and their children, April, Ashley and Michael Engelman all of Mascoutah, Ill., and Matthew and Jacquelyn Perr and their children, Joshua (Chloe), Jaiyleana and Joyvonna Perr and their children, Israel and Gabriel Perr all of Huntsville, Ala.; brother-in-law, James (Margaret) Anderson of Belleville, Ill.; niece, nephew, aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Judith Perr. Condolences may be expressed online at www.kurrusfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 15, 2016, at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, Ill.
Funeral: A funeral procession will leave from Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, Ill., at 9:40 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, for a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Peter Cathedral in Belleville, Ill., with Father Dennis Voss officiating. Interment will follow at Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, Ill.
KURRUS FUNERAL HOME, Belleville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Feb. 14, 2016