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Perry, Ford W.

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November 19, 1923 - July 24, 2014

Perry, Ford W.

Ford Wilson Perry
November 19, 1923 – July 24, 2014
Ford Wilson Perry was born to Geraldine and Harvey Perry on November 19, 1923 in Detroit, Michigan.  He was married to Wilma A. Chapman Gale in Pleasant Ridge, Michigan on August 31, 1946.

He spent three years in the Marine Corps during World War II.  He was a life member of Union Masonic Lodge No. 3, Detroit, Michigan, Hiram North End V.F.W. No. 140 in Detroit, and the Elks Club in Farmington, Michigan.

Ford retired in December 1985, from Sure Fit Metal Products; Livonia, Michigan as Plant Manager and co-owner.

Ford and Wilma lived many years in Detroit and Novi, Michigan and moved to Sun City Vistoso, Arizona in 1993.  In 2007, they moved to Plano, Texas.

Ford and Wilma have a son Craig (Tom), Plano, Texas; son Curt (Gloria), Novi, Michigan, and daughter Paris Tennenhouse (Catherine), Riverside, Pennsylvania.  He is also survived by three grandchildren; Stephanie (Robert) Christensen, Christopher (Joanna) Perry, and Sarah Tennenhouse.  In addition, three great grand-daughters, Realina, Chiara, and Sofia Christensen.

Arrangements are under the direction of

ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252

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August 05, 2014 3:48PM

You led a great life Grandpa, and we'll miss you.