William Perry
William Perry
  • September 17, 1953 - June 17, 2011
  • Keensburg, Illinois

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William "Wild Bill" Perry, age 57, of Keensburg, IL, passed from this life into Eternity at 9:04 PM, Friday, June 17, 2011 at Deaconess Hospital, Evansville, IN.

Bill was born on September 17, 1953 in Fort Campbell, KY to Marjorie (Carter) and Norman Loyd Perry.

On November 24, 2004 he married Sheila Lawrence in Henderson, KY.
Bill was a construction welder, working several years for Spirit Construction Company. He was a veteran of the US Army. Bill was a faithful member of the Heartland Worship Center in Mt. Carmel, IL.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister: Diana Gourley, two brothers: Norman L. Perry, Jr. and John Richard Perry and one nephew: Larry Perry.

He is survived by his wife, Sheila of Keensburg, IL, 2 daughters: Leslie Vititoe and Jennifer Perry, 2 step-daughters: Michele (Mark) Wagner and Kim (Barry) Pearson, one sister: Kathy (Billy) Adams, one brother: James D. Perry. Also surviving are 2 grandchildren: Cooper Perry and Kyndall Wagner and 4 step-grandchildren: Mark Wagner, Tyler Wagner, Kasey Pearson and Kami Pearson, all of Mt. Carmel. Bill is also survived by 5 nieces, 3 nephews, and 5 great-nephews.

Funeral service for William Perry will be held at Noon on Tuesday, June 21, 2011 at Heartland Worship Center, Mt. Carmel, IL.
Visitation will be held from 10 AM to service time at the church.
Burial will follow at Coffee Cemetery, Keensburg, IL with military honors.

Memorials may be made in Bills' memory to the Heartland Worship Center.