January 8, 1932 – June 28, 2012
at the age of 80 years

It is with saddened hearts and many tears that we announce the passing of our dear mother, Jean D. Perry.  Mom passed away at Shuswap Lake General Hospital on June 28, 2012.  She was a wonderful, kind, loving person as well as a friend.

Mom was predeceased by dad, Duane Perry in 2010, her son in law Victor Vassalo in 2007, her sister Helen MacDonald on Easter Monday 2012 and her parents Mike and Nellie Cruzo.

She is survived by her daughters, Helen Vassalo (Vanderhoof), Mary McGinnis (Salmon Arm), Janet Perry (Salmon Arm) and Patricia Drummond-Hay (Calgary) and son John (Tami), (Calgary).  Mom also had many grandsons, granddaughters and great grandchildren as well as her brother Gordon (Vicki) Cruzo (Thunder Bay,ON).

Mom will be dearly missed by all.  As per her wishes she will be cremated and there will be no service.  Memorial donations in her honour may be made to the Salmon Arm SPCA or the Shuswap Hospital Foundation.