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Marion Perry

July 23, 1919 - January 17, 2020


Marion Perry, age 100 of Durand passed away Friday, January 17, 2020 at Pleasant View Nursing Home, Owosso, Michigan. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, January 23, 2020 at Vernon United Methodist Church, 202 E Main St, Vernon, MI 48476. The family will receive friends from 4:00-8:00 PM on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at Watkins Brothers Funeral Homes, 501 N. Saginaw St., Durand, MI 48429.

Marion was born July 23, 1919 in Durand, Michigan to Lucian and Lottie (Wright) Hart. She attended Gaines High School, graduating in 1936. Marion worked for Simplicity Engineering in Durand for eleven years. She married Wilbur Perry October 2, 1954. He predeceased her in 1976. Marion was a faithful member of the Durand United Methodist Church.

Marion is survived by her children; Jill M. (Robert Hilliker) Perry of Durand and William L. Perry of Durand. She was predeceased by her parents, her husband Wilbur, and her brothers; Lee and Earl Hart and niece Mildred Lee Holt. The family would like to thank the staff of Memorial Hospice and Pleasant View for their compassion and care over the past six months.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Memorial Hospice, 1975 W M 21, Ste. 101, Owosso, MI 48867 or the Activities Department of Pleasant View Nursing Home, 275 Caledonia Drive, Owosso, MI 48867.

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