Claudia Perry


Share
Posted Online: Jan. 03, 2013, 6:57 pm
Comment on this story | Print this story | Email this story
Claudia Lorra Perry, 68, of Orion, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at St. Anthony's Care Center, Rock Island.
Services are 1:30 p.m. Monday in the Celebration of Life Chapel at Trimble Funeral and Cremation Center, Coal Valley, with Pastor David Smith officiating. Burial is in Chippiannock Cemetery, Rock Island. Visitation is from noon to 1:30 p.m. Monday. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.
The former Claudia Lorra Kisseljow was born Jan. 20, 1944, in Minsk, Russia, to Iwan and Katerina Paulson Kisseljow. She married David Perry on Sept. 15. 1963, in Trenton, N.J. He died April 25, 1996.
She was employed in customer service at Apex Company, Davenport, and previously worked at Marycrest University. She was a member of Grace Community Church of the Nazarene, Colona.
Claudia is survived by her son, John Perry, Orion; two grandsons, Kobe and Quincy Perry, Andover; her father Iwan Kisseljow, Trenton, N.J.; her sister and brother-in-law, Tatyanna and Lawrence Bradford, Phoenix, Arizona; and nephews, Scott and Earl Bradford.
Claudia's family invites friends to share stories and condolences and light a candle in her memory at www.TrimbleFuneralHomes.com.














 



Local events heading








  Today is Tuesday, Oct. 21, the 294th day of 2014. There are 71 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The weather is discouraging for our great Democratic rally tomorrow, but never mind that. Let our Rock Island people show they can make a big procession themselves, rain or shine.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Apparatus arrived for drilling an artesian well on the premises of George Warner's Atlantic Brewery.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The German army continued its attacks on the allies line near the Belgian coast.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The farm home of Mr. and Mrs. Gus Zachert northwest of Buffalo Prairie, burned to the ground.
1964 -- 50 years ago: WVIK-FM, noncommercial educational radio station at Augustana College, will return to the air tomorrow. The station operates at a power of 10 watts at 90.9 megacycles on the frequency modulation band. The station is operated with a staff of 92 students.
1989 -- 25 years ago: An avenue of lights, 13 Christmas trees strung with more than 44,000 sparkling lights, will expand the Festival of Trees beyond the walls of RiverCenter in downtown Davenport in mid-November.


(More History)