SAUGUS - Mr. James M. Perry, age 54, died unexpectedly on June 5th at his home in Saugus. He was the loving husband of his high school sweetheart, Susan E. (Cargill) Perry with whom he shared 28 years of marriage.
He was the devoted son of Jack and Theresa (Giannino) Perry of Saugus. Jim was a sales representative for Verizon and the current coach of the Lynnfield Girls Varsity basketball team. He was previously a coach for the Saugus town, travel and the High School Girls Varsity basketball teams for many years. Jim was a history buff and enjoyed traveling.
In addition to his wife and parents, Jim also leaves two loving children, Matthew Perry, Jenna Perry-MacKenzie and her husband Dave, all of Saugus; two sisters, Sharon Stretton of Saugus, Kimberly DiCicco and her husband Tony of NH.
Also survived by his uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and close friends.
In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to CardioVascular Center, c/o Development Office at Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington St., #231, Boston, MA 02111.
Relatives & friends are invited to attend visiting hours in the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, 549 Lincoln Ave., SAUGUS on Monday, 4-8 p.m. Funeral from the funeral home on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. followed by a funeral mass in Blessed Sacrament Church, 14 Summer St., Saugus at 10:30 a.m. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery in Saugus.
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