Marilyn B. PerryMay 09,2014
Marilyn B. Perry
BARRE TOWN — Marilyn B. Perry, 86, of Barre Town, passed away May 7, 2014, at her home on Phelps Road. She was the wife of the late Walter J. Perry, who predeceased her in 1994.
Marilyn was born July 1, 1927, in Sheldon Springs, Vermont. She was the daughter of Harold and Alice (Bean) Breer. She later moved to East Montpelier with her family, where she attended East Montpelier schools and enjoyed her life on the family farm.
She enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, her sister, and her many nieces and nephews. She especially enjoyed making her “delicious chocolate chip cookies and fudge” for family, their friends and family gatherings as well as gardening and watching the Red Sox.
She is survived by her son, Bruce L. “Moose” Perry, and his wife, Bonnie; her daughter, Bonnie L. Sibley, and her husband, Jeff. She is also survived by four grandsons: Bryan Perry, Keith Perry, Scott Sibley and his wife, Jodi, Eric Sibley and his significant other, Nina Mirabile; three great-grandchildren, Leland Perry, Colby Brochu and Katelyn Sibley; her sister Beverly Bagalio and her husband, Peter; sisters-in-law Kathryn Breer and Betty Breer; and her beloved granddog and companion, Oskar.
She was predeceased by her parents; her husband, Walter J. Perry; four brothers, Clifford Breer, George Breer, Wilbur “Pete” Breer and Wayne Breer; sisters Evelyn Long and Shirley Wright; as well as two sisters that died at birth.
A graveside service will be held Saturday, May 10, at 9 a.m. at the Plain-Mont Cemetery in Plainfield, followed by a get-together to remember her life with family and friends at the Sibley Farm, 350 Sibley Road, East Montpelier.
Memorial contributions may be made to Central Vermont Home Health and Hospice, 600 Granger Road, Barre, VT 05641 or at www.cvhhh.org.
Online condolences may be sent to www.guareandsons.com.
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