Leo Ray Perry, 85, of Pryor, passed away on Friday, October 30, 2020 at his home. He was born on January 2, 1935 in Cederdale, Oklahoma; the son of Ross and Beulah (Hunsaker) Perry. He started in the laundry business and had three different laundromats in Pryor and also ran a dairy in Pryor. Leo then started working for the City of Pryor. He was the foreman at the Pryor Creek Golf Course for many years, and then moved to the Parks Department and retired from the City after more than 30 years. Leo had a strong work ethic and seemed to always be working, but when he found some free time, you would find him fishing or spending time with his family. He was a wonderful father and grandfather and leaves behind many wonderful memories for his family to remember.
No formal services are planned at this time. To leave his family a message, please visit his Tribute Wall at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com Arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service.
Leo is survived by his daughter, Linda Butler of Claremore, Oklahoma; step son, Randy Bilyeu and wife of Bristow, Oklahoma; step daughters, Janet Ward and husband Fritzy of Pryor, Oklahoma and Patsy Habibi and husband Joseph of Michigan; grandchildren; Thomas Butler, Samantha King, Whitney Butler; several great grandchildren, step great grandchildren and step great great grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents, Ross and Beulah Perry; step mother, Ella (Stafford) Perry; son, Danny Perry; brother, Ralph Perry; and sister, Geneva Blevins.
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