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Crosby Perry, 90, of Lee

By Friday, Aug 16, 2019 Obituaries

Crosby Buell Perry, 90, of Lee died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 25, 1929, in Brattleboro, Vermont, the son of W. Buell and Sylvia (Crosby) Perry. He was a 1947 graduate of the Hill School, and a 1951 graduate of Williams College. Crosby worked in sales for Mead Paper, and for many years served the local community, including Elder Services of Berkshire County. In his early years, he enjoyed wrestling and has always loved golf. His dry humor, generosity, kindness and the twinkle in his eye will be dearly missed.

Crosby is survived by his wife of 45 years, Barbara Christenson Perry, of Lee; his daughter, Kristin Sylvia Perry Regan and husband Dan of Colorado; his son, Jeff Stevenson and wife Dina of Tennessee; sister Frances Leonard of Hingham; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Crosby was predeceased by his first wife, Patricia Jell Perry; son John Stevenson; and sister Dorothea Hard.

In keeping with Crosby’s wishes, all services are private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Bruce & John Stevenson Memorial Scholarship Fund or the Samuel J. Huggins Vascular Research Fund in care of BIRCHES-ROY FUNERAL HOME, 33 South St., Great Barrington, MA 01230. Condolences may be made through birchesroyfuneralservices.com.


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