Kenneth C. Perry

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Kenneth C. Perry

June 21, 1932 - December 02, 2018

Kenneth C. Perry Kenneth Charles Perry, 86, passed away on Dec. 2, 2018, peacefully at home with his family by his side. He was born June 21, 1932, to Fred and Agnes (Rusaw) Perry in Massena, N.Y., and served in the Army during the Korean War. He returned home to continue his studies in chemistry at Clarkson University in Potsdam, N.Y. Graduating from Clarkson in 1957, Ken moved to Rouses Point to begin his career at Ayerst Laboratories as a chemist. It was there he met his wife, Louise Bouchard, whom he wed on Sept. 5, 1959. He became the Director of Quality Control International before retiring in 1994.
He was an avid golfer who enjoyed spending time with his family and wintering in Florida with his wife after retiring.
Ken is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Louise (Bouchard); his four daughters and son-in-law: Debbie Perry of Nashua, N.H., Joanne Barcomb of Manchester, N.H., Nancy and David Carter of Ravena, N.Y., Michelle Tallman of Champlain, N.Y.; his four grandchildren: Eric and Rachel Barcomb, and Kelsey and Mathew Carter; his brother and sister-in-law, Harold and Jeanne Perry of North Port, Fla.; he is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held at M.B. Clark Funeral Home, 148 Lake Street, Rouses Point, from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018. A funeral service will take place at St. Patrick's Church in Rouses Point on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at 1 p.m. To light a candle, and share a thought, memory or prayer, please visit the obituary online at
Published on December 4, 2018
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Joyce Miserany
Dec 05, 2018
Louise and family, I am saddened to read of Ken's passing.We shared so many laughs based on his travels for Ayerst.It was always a joy to talk to him.He was a big man in many ways and I know that others will miss him as you do.Take care of each other and my deepest sympathies.
Tammy Baker
Dec 04, 2018
We (mom, Sherri & I) would like to let you all know how sorry we are to hear of Ken's passing. He will always be with you all, in your heart's forever. No one can warn you how much it hurts or how sad you will be, but you have each other and your husband, father and grandfather will be there also! Take care Perry family, much love and prayers for everyone.
Don and Mary M Johnston
Dec 03, 2018
Louise, we are sorry to learn of Ken’s passing. He was such a warm and jovial person. His infectious smile will be missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing him.