Robert David Perry


February 18, 1949 - September 8, 2018

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Robert "David" Perry, age 69 of Edenton - Pleasant Plain area, passed away Saturday, September 8, 2018 surrounded by his family. He was born February 18, 1949 in Pennsylvania the son of Robert Earl and the late Marietta Joy (nee Pye) Perry. David was a graduate of the Wattsburg High School and Behrend College in Erie Pennsylvania. He retired from General Electric in Evendale as a Design Engineer with 41 years of service. Some of his patents are on display in the Aeronautical Division of the Smithsonian Institute. David taught Geometry at the University of Cincinnati, was a member of the Masonic Lodge F&AM Edenton Lodge #332, serving as a Senior Stewart and a member of the Goshen Civilian Police Alumni Academy Association. In his spare time he loved fishing and camping with his grandchildren and they in return, loved camping with their grandpa. Along with his father, Robert, his is survived by his wife; Connie (nee Shoemaker), son and daughter-in-law; Jon & Sylvia Perry, step children; Shannon Daniels, Mandi Brunner, and Chuck Wright II, grandchildren; Mayline Violet Perry, Charlotte, Isaac, Jacob & Leland Daniels, Jessica, Billy & Tyler Brunner, Nicholas, Nathaniel, Nevin & Nolan Wright. Along with his mother, Marietta, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Jill Marie Perry. Services will be 7:30 PM Friday, September 14, 2018 at the Evans Funeral Home,1944 State Route 28, Goshen, 45122 with Masonic Services starting at 7:15 PM. His family and friends may visit 5:00 PM until the time of service. In lieu of flowers his family requests memorials to Kidney Cancer Research, C/O

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