BERRY--John Francis, son of Peter and Anna Berry, loving father and husband, accomplished journalist, editor and author, and lifelong jazz enthusiast, passed away last Thursday evening at his summer home in Madison, CT. His adventurous spirit, curiosity and kind nature will be missed and celebrated by all who knew him. He is survived by his children Annette and Sean; daughter-in-law Erin Berry; son-in-law Daniel Miller and grandchildren Piper Bee Miller and John Berry III. He was predeceased by Nancy Berry, his beloved wife of 43 years. The funeral is Friday, September 6th at 12pm at St. Margaret Church, 24 Academy St, Madison, CT.

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Published in The New York Times on Sept. 5, 2013