DANSVILLE — Edward Lynn Perry, 75, passed away Tuesday morning, April 3, 2018 at the Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Mt. Morris following a long illness.

He was born in Wayland on May 26, 1942, a son of the late Lynn A. and Nellie (Barber) Perry. He was also predeceased by his wife, Mary (Stone) Perry in 2012.

Ed was a knifer for Champion Products in Perry for over 34 years. He was married to Mary Stone at St. Mary’s Church in Dansville on February 3, 1962. Ed was active in many organizations, including a 3rd Degree Mason of Lodge 478 in South Dansville and a Scottish Right, a member of the Loyal Order of Moose 1130, a Sgt. of Arms and Moose Pilot. He was a volunteer at senior nutrition, and a member of Relay for Life. He was also a member of the Perkinsville Rod and Gun Club, where he shot trap, and a member of the Covered Bridge Society. Ed was faithful communicant of Holy Family at St. Mary’s Church.

Surviving Ed are his children, David (Theresa), Richard (Theresa), Darrin Perry, his sister, Delora (Douglas) Sullivan, a brother Jay (Darlene) Perry, 4 grandchildren, and 7 great grandchildren.

Friends called on Thursday April 5 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Hindle Funeral Home Inc. 271 Main St. Dansville, NY. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Friday April 6, at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church in Dansville. Interment to follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Perkinsville. Online remembrances may be left at HindleFuneralHome.com.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to the Masonic Temple 9652 County Rd #46 Arkport, NY 14807, or the American Diabetes Association 160 Allens Creek Rd, Rochester, NY 14618.