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E. Perry

October 10, 1923 — July 31, 2016

E. Perry

E. Kathlean Perry, 92 of Streator, IL passed away Sunday, July 31, 2016 at Heritage Health in Streator.

Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Hagi Funeral Home in Streator. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Elm Church of Christ near Winfield, AL Visitation will be Noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday at the church.  Miles Funeral Home in Winfield will handle service.

Kathleen was born October 10, 1923 in Russellville, AL the daughter of Walter and Josie Hollis McCarley. She married Oriel V. Pounders in 1937 in Spruce Pine, AL. He died January 20, 1968. She then married Joe Perry in 1971 and he died in 2005.

Surviving are six children Geraldine Padgett of Pinson, AL, Oriel E. (Sally) Pounders of Streator, Alice Fay Barrett of Ransom, Carolyn (Ken) Doherty of Morris, Betty (Bob) Ludkowski of Ransom, and Barbara (Jack) Combs of Rockford; two step-sons Stan Perry of Ocala, FL and Doug Perry of Wisconsin; one brother Leaborn (Bertie) McCarley of Muscle Shoals, AL; She had several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one son Orville Eugene, two son-in-laws Ron Barrett and Daniel Padgett, four brothers Woodrow, Arnie, Marshall, and Hugo, and one sister Polly, and two grandsons Jerry and Robert Soper.

Kathlean was Baptist but attended the Ransom United Methodist Church. She had worked for Motorola and Sears. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, and her flowers. Kathleen was a loving mom and grandma who enjoyed spending time with her family and will be missed by all who knew her.

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