Leonard R. Perrins, 64, of Covington, died Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital, Wellsboro.
Leonard was born July 25, 1947 in Duryea. He was a son of Author and Elizabeth (Burnside) Perrins. He was the husband of Anne "Susie" V. (Ozark) Perrins.
Leonard had been a mechanic for the former T.R.L. Trucking Company. He also served for 35 years for the Bureau of Forestry. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was a National Guard veteran, having served during the Vietnam War.
Leonard is survived by his wife, Susie; three sons, Leonard Jr., of Duryea; Kenneth, of Moosic; David Perrins, of Wellsboro; daughter, Lisa Perrins, of Scranton; daughter-in-law, Amy Perrins, of Moosic; three grandchildren, Cory, Seth and Kayla; brothers and sisters-in-law, Arthur and Donna Perrins Jr., of Dupont; Raymond and Ellie Perrins, of Thornhurst; Mark and Joanne Perrins, of Dupont, Owen and Chris Perrins of Dupont, Nina Perrins of Jenkins; sister and brother-in-law, Rosella and Bill Smith of Pittston; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a grandson, Aaron Michael; and a brother, Jerry Perrins.
In keeping with Leonard's wishes , there will be no services. Memorial contributions may be made to the funeral chapel to assist with expenses. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory Inc., Mansfield, is assisting the family. www.buckheitfcandcrematory.com .