John Robert Perritt

November 7, 1951 - March 19, 2014

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John Robert Perritt, of Perkasie, PA, died Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Lehigh Valley Hospital Cedar Crest, Allentown, PA. He was 62.

He was the husband of Karan Patricia (Buchmann) Perritt. The couple had celebrated their 39th Wedding Anniversary on October 5, 2013.

Born in Paterson, NJ, he was the son of Margaret (Lindau) Ferrigno, of Wayne, NJ, and the late Larue Perritt. A 1969 graduate of Manchester Regional High School, North Haledon, NJ, he attained his Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Science from Ramapo College, Mahwah, NJ.

Mr. Perritt was an HVAC commercial salesman for Oliver Mechanical, Inc., Springfield, PA, for the past five years.

He was a member of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Hilltown, PA.

Mr. Perritt was a member and Past President of the Silverdale Fire Company, Silverdale, PA. He was an avid sports fan, particularly the Philadelphia Eagles, Phillies and Flyers. He also enjoyed NASCAR and golfing. Most of all, he loved spending time with his family and his dogs.

Surviving with his wife and mother are a son, Michael John Perritt and his wife Elizabeth, of Stephens City, VA; a daughter, Katie Leigh Perritt, of Perkasie; two grandchildren, Hannah and Benjamin Perritt; a brother, Stanley Perritt and his wife Linda, of Clifton, NJ; a sister, Linda Perritt Giampietro, of Fair Lawn, NJ; and his two dogs, Trooper and Dakota.

Family and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Services to be held Monday, March 24, 2014, at 11:00 AM, at the Bernard Suess Funeral Home, 606 Arch Street, Perkasie.

Interment will be in Our Lady of Sacred Heart Cemetery, Hilltown.

Friends may call Sunday evening from 4:00 to 7:00 PM or Monday morning from 9:30 to 11:00 AM at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Local 1619 Burn Foundation, 16701 Melford Avenue, Suite 124, Bowie, MD 20715.

Bernard Suess Funeral Home
606 Arch Street
Perkasie, PA 18944

Sadler Suess Funeral Home
33 North Main Street
Telford, PA 18969