|Richard Ray Perrin, 78 of New Philadelphia, Ohio passed away on October 1, 2018 at the Summersville Regional Hospital in Summersville, West Virginia.|
He was born September 17, 1940 in Parkersburg, WV a son of the late Franklin and Pauline Perrin. He was a member of the New Pointe Community Church in Dover, Ohio; a retired truck driver; a veteran of the US Marine Corps; and enjoyed hunting and riding his motorcycle.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Mary (Bates) Perrin whom he married on November 27,1966; and a brother Mike Perrin.
He is survived by special friend and companion, Polly Patin-Mellor; one daughter, Talitha Mattox of Westerville, Ohio; two sons Bernie Perrin of Lancaster, Ohio and Michael (Jessica) Perrin of New Concord, Ohio; sisters, Deb (Dan) Garber and Sandy (Bill) Miskofsky; 8 grandchildren, Keri Entwistle, Rashelle, Josh and Tim Mattox, Deanna Perrin, and Sydney, Adam and Olivia Perrin; 9 great-grandchildren.
Services will be Saturday October 6, 2018 at the Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home in Spencer, West Virginia with Pastor John Price officiating. Burial will be in the Good Hope Cemetery, Reedy, West Virginia. Visiting hours will be Friday from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at the funeral home.