The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001339147-01
Funeral Notices

DOROTHY BERNICE PERRY

92, passed away on August 9, 2021 at her home in Medford, Oregon. Born in Aiea, Hawaii, on February 6, 1929, she witnessed the bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941. Dorothy and her husband Fred raised their children in Honolulu. For over 25 years, she was the secretary at Holy Family Catholic School. She continued as an office manager at a medical specialist’s office until her retirement. In 1993, she and Fred relocated to Southern Oregon.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years,
Frederick "Fred" Perry; her sisters: Mary Kathleen, Mathilda, Elizabeth, Virginia, Lillian, Cecilia, Genevieve, Theresa, and brother Francis.
She is survived by her five children: Frederick Jr. (Karen), Debra (Henry) Oliu, Carol (Rory) Preston, Robert, and Julie (Roger) Allemand; eight grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; her brother Anthony Pimento, and sisters Margaret Northam and Pauline Hill.
A private interment at Eagle Point National Cemetery will take place on August 19, 2021. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Vincent DePaul or to the American Cancer Society.