Louis E. Perillo, Sr. 86, of Wilkes-Barre, died on Wednesday, January 19, 2022.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Angelo and Ida Mary Sabatina Perillo, and was a graduate of Myers High School. He enjoyed building things, was very handy and was an avid Dallas Cowboys Fan. He served his country proudly in the United States Navy and was employed by Craft Associates prior to retirement, making furniture. He was a member of the Sons of Italy Social Club, Wilkes-Barre; loved listening to Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra and Johnny Cash music; watching celebrity roasts and John Wayne Movies.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded by sons, Patrick and Louis Perillo; siblings, Ann Marie Morio, Mary Perillo, Edward, Danny, Thomas, John, Harry and Donald Perillo.
Louis is survived by his loving wife, Fannie Fox Perillo, sons, Angelo Perillo of Oil City, PA; Rocco Perillo of Michigan; Thomas Perillo of Wilkes-Barre; Antonio Perillo of Nanticoke and Marilyn Perillo of Wilkes-Barre. He is also survived by several grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren, brother, Joseph Perillo of Wilkes-Barre and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held on Monday, January 24, 2022 at 10:00 am from the Lehman Family Funeral Service, Inc. 689 Hazle Ave. Wilkes-Barre. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Twp.
Friends are invited to join the family for a visitation from 2 to 4 pm on Sunday, January 23, 2022 and Monday morning from 9:30 am until time of service.
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