Paula C. (Haire) Perry, passed away April 14, 2012 surrounded by her husband and three children.
She was formally from N. Andover MA and Hampstead NH and was born in Melrose, MA, the daughter of Dr. Paul G. Haire and Clara Irene (Eaton).
Paula taught for 33 years in the town of Billerica, MA. Since her retirement she has been an active volunteer at Lawrence General Hospital in Lawrence, MA and was a member of the Women’s Auxiliary. She volunteered for the Aids Action Committee in Boston, MA and also for the American Cancer Society. Since making her residence in Pompano Beach, FL, she volunteered at Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Paula was also a member of the PEO Sisterhood Chapter AU of Ft Lauderdale, FL and an active member of the Mended Hearts Association.
Paula welcomed all she met with open arms and was willing to lend a hand to anyone in need. She was a most loving, caring individual and will be terribly missed by her family and friends.
Paula leaves her loving husband Robert M. Perry of Pompano Beach, FL, three children Robert M. Perry Jr. and his wife Heather of Northampton, MA, Charles E. Perry and his wife Carolyn of Newton, NH, a daughter Deborah A. Perry of Haverhill, MA. She also leaves three grandchildren Charles E. Perry, Jr. and his wife Kellie, Elizabeth Perry, Laura Perry, and one great grandson, Chase Robert Perry. She leaves three sisters, Joan Quinn, Patricia Jenkins, Irene Alie and the late Paul G. Haire II.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to a Memorial Mass at St. Anne Church 26 Emerson Ave., Hampstead, NH April 28, 2012 at 11:00 AM. Donations in her memory may be made to Covenant House, 733 Breakers Ave., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304.