Perry John Booth III
Perry John Booth III
  • July 28, 1943 - September 17, 2017
  • Mandeville, Louisiana

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PERRY JOHN BOOTH III, DDS, age 74, passed away on Sunday, September 17, 2017. Born in Norfolk VA, July 28, 1943. Loving companion for 26 years of Dale Tschirn Drolla. Son of Dr. Perry John Booth, Jr., deceased and Ruth Van Geffen Booth, deceased. Former husband of Karen Occhipinti Booth. Father of Joseph John Booth, deceased. Survived by Perry John Booth, IV, Michael Anthony Booth, wife Kimberly and Jonathan Patrick Booth, wife Katherine. Grandfather of Perry John Booth V., Greta Verde Booth, Michael Anthony Booth, Jr., Olivia Mae Booth, Lauren Nicole Booth, Beau Alexander Booth, Brady Arthur Booth, Elijah Adams Booth, Hannah Leah Booth and Evelyn Katherine Booth. Brother of Dennis J. Booth, DDS, wife Donna.

Graduate of Loyola University and Loyola School of Dentistry. US Navy veteran, Commander. Practiced in Gretna, La. until retirement in 2006. Avid boater and member of the Not Sure Cruising Club. Frequent participant in the Madisonville and Biloxi wooden boat shows.

In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to the Biloxi Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum, P.O. Box 1907, Biloxi, MS 39533.

Relatives and friends of the family are invited to the visitation and funeral services at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70124 on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 9:30 AM until 11:00 AM, funeral mass at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow in St Roch Cemetery No.2.

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