Obituaries

Sharon "Sue" Perry 1940 - 2009 Leavenworth

Services for Sharon “Sue” Perry, Leavenworth, 69, will be 10 a.m. today, Sept. 30, at Davis Funeral Home in Leavenworth.
Burial will follow at Leavenworth National Cemetery.
Mrs. Perry died Thursday, Sept. 24, 2009, at Providence Medical Center, surrounded by her family.
She was born May 7, 1940, in Atchison, the daughter of Elbert B. and Mary Elizabeth (Simpson) Tandy. She married Joe Perry on May 26, 1973, in Lansing.
She enjoyed cooking, playing cards, playing dominoes, spending time with her family and working. She was employed by the U.S. Government at Fort Leavenworth as a security specialist. She retired in November 2007 with 35 years of service.
Survivors include her husband, Joe Perry, of the home; two daughters, Tonja Russell, of Topeka, and Tricia Gallagher and husband Scott, of Tonganoxie; one sister, Barbara McCoy and husband JC; six grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Kenneth Tandy.
Memorial contributions may be given to the American Lung Association.