Beatrice B. “Nana” Perry

Bradford, Vt. — Beatrice B. “Nana” Perry, 90 of Orfordville, N.H. and Bradford, Vt. passed away peacefully on Friday, June 21, 2013, surrounded by family at the Oasis Home in Bradford. She was born on March 28, 1923, in Wentworth, N.H. to Alphonse Joseph Fillian and Jessie (Woods) Fillian and was one of 10 children. She married Walter H. Perry in Wentworth, N.H. on Sept. 28, 1939. They made their home in Orfordville for 49 years and were members of Our Lady Queen of Peace Church in Orford for many years. She loved to spend time with family and friends, was a wonderful cook and her gardens were beautiful. She was a very hard worker.

She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Walter in December 1989. She is survived by a sister, Ruth Davis, Lebanon, N.H.; her children, Richard Perry, of Roy, Wash., Patricia Benjamin and Pamela Bean, both of Bradford, Vt. and David Perry of Shelburne, Vt. She has 14 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, four great-great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She loved all of them unconditionally.

The funeral service will be held on Friday, June 28, 2013, 2 p.m. at Grace United Methodist Church, Bradford with Rev. Mari Clark officiating. A reception will follow the service. There are no calling hours. Burial will be held at a later date.

Donations in her memory may be made to Grace United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 726, Bradford, VT 05033.

The Hale Funeral Home of Bradford is in charge of arrangements.

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