Robert F. Perry, 76, passed away on Sunday, March 14, 2021 at Grace Barker Nursing Home in Warren.
He was the husband of Patricia M. (Sousa) Perry to whom he was married for 53 years.
Born in Warwick, RI, he was a son of the late Serephine and Evelyn (Medeiros) Perry.
Mr. Perry was an Army Veteran of the Vietnam War. He worked for Leesona Corp. as a carpet installer and painter for 17 years before becoming self-employed.
Besides his wife he leaves one daughter, Daye Citrone and her husband Jason of Narragansett, two sons, Scott Perry and his wife Sheri of Arizona, Michael Perry and his wife Lindsay of Swansea, five grandchildren, Samantha Perry, Scott Perry, Jr., Olivia Citrone, Bryana Borges and Michaela Perry, one brother, James A. Perry and many nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Daniel W. Perry.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, March 19, 2021, at 10:00 AM in Saint Martha’s Church, 2595 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Burial will be private. Calling hours will be held on Thursday, March 18, 2021, from 5-7 in the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. The guidelines set forth by the Rhode Island Department of Health will be observed. Face coverings are required and only 15 people will be allowed in the funeral home at one time.