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Sonja T Perry obituary 1943~2022


Sonja T Perry, 79, of Chambersburg, formerly of Shippensburg, passed away Monday, November 21, 2022 in the Chambersburg Hospital.

Sonja T Perry
Sonja T Perry

Sonja was born January 22, 1943 in Shippensburg, PA. She was a daughter of the late Blain and Alma Kauffman Wyrick.

Sonja retired from the Episcopal Home in Shippensburg.

She was a member of the Minnequa Social Club, Durff-Kuhn VFW Post # 6168 and the Oscar M. Hykes American Legion Post # 223, all in Shippensburg.

Sonja is survived by two sons, Kelly L. Perry and his wife Sheri of McConnellsburg and Chris P. Perry and his wife Kellie of Shippensburg; six grandchildren, Daniel Reynolds, and Tucker, Logan, Kasey, Kellyn and Sheridan Perry; four great grandchildren; one niece, Lisa Suders; and one nephew, Scott Hoover.

In addition to her parents, Sonja was preceded in death by one grandson, Madison Perry; and two sisters, Patsy Wyrick and Juanita Hoover.

Graveside services will be held Saturday, December 10, 2022 in the Spring Hill Cemetery at 10 a.m. with Pastor Bruce Levy officiating. There will be no viewing or visitation.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be expressed at the funeral home’s website.



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