- October 6, 1937 - December 17, 2012
- Glendale, Arizona
of Louis' Passing
Phoenix Children's Hospital
1919 E Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85016
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“Dear Jane,Terry and I had no ided of Lou's passing..we are so sorry. Please call us and let us know when we can see you. He will always hold a...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Lois Reichert - Scottsdale, AZ
“Jane and family.
So sorry about your (our) loss. My blessings are with you and yours.
I will miss Lou.
2 of 12 | Posted by: parris croom - wilmington, NC
You will always be in our heart.
3 of 12 | Posted by: Nancy Ferring
“We first met Lou when we rented a limo for spring training. Die Hard Cub fans.
We were starting a new family tradition. By the end of season one, Lou...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Nancy Ferring - Phoenix, AZ
“Aunt Jane, Mike, Greg, Cindy and Family,
As you know Uncle Louie was always my favorite uncle and always will be. I have such great memories of...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Linda Schwering Nixon - Okeana, OH
“Lou took a chance and hired a kid from East Carolina. I was his first hire as the Charlotte District manager. He changed my life and I owed him for...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Greg Harbaugh - Raleigh, NC
“Lou was my first Manager at P&G and hired me when I was senior at North Carolina State University. Lou not only influenced my business development...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Phil Morris - Cincinnati, OH
“The journeys of our lives that we share together is the Legacy we leave behind that touches our hearts forever. My first plane ride was to see you...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Karen Sacksteder - Okeana, OH
“Dear Jane, I was stunned to read in the Republic of Lou's passing. Please accept my deepest condolences. Lou was the "bigger than life" member of...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: A friend
“I am so sorry for your loss Jane I know he is going to be missed. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family.
10 of 12 | Posted by: Mindy Gregorwicz - El mirage, AZ
It was with deep sorrow that I read about the passing of Lou. I have such fond memories of the early days of Black Mountain Motorcycle Club...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Jim & Jacqui O'Hara - Scottsdale, AZ
“Although there are many years and miles that have separated us, I wanted to let all of you know that I have fond memories of when Aunt Jane and Uncle...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Connie Acra (Schwering) - OH
Louis C. Perna, 75, passed away December 17, 2012. He was born October 6, 1937 in Cincinnati, OH to Louis and Virginia (Dore) Perna. Louis received his Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Miami. After graduation he proudly served his country as a Captain in the United States Air Force. He retired from Proctor and Gamble after 27 years. Louis enjoyed playing golf and riding motorcycles.
Louis is survived by his loving wife Jane L. Perna, children Mike (Nancy) Perna, Cindy (Kelly) Armour and Greg Perna, grandchildren Lindsay (Brandon) Crawley, Michelle Perna, Bradley Armour, Nicole Perna, Rachel Perna and Haylie Perna.
Memorial service will be held on Friday, December 21, 2012 at 11 am at Heritage Funeral Chapel, 6830 W Thunderbird Rd., Peoria, AZ 85381. Inurnment will be held at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona. In lieu of flowers remembrances in Louis's name may be given to the Phoenix Children's Hospital, 1919 E. Thomas Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85016. (602)933-1000.