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William "Bill" H. Perry

December 18, 1940 May 4, 2019
William  "Bill" H. Perry
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Obituary for William "Bill" H. Perry

WINSTED – William “Bill” H. Perry, 78, passed away on May 4, 2019. He was the loving companion of Barbara Rice for 39 years. Born December 18, 1940 in Winsted; the son the late David Perry Sr., and Josephine (Warner) Perry. Bill was known as the “Winsted Bike man” due to his selling and fixing bikes in the community for many years. He was a talented hobo artist making beautiful crafts, boxes, frames, etc out of match sticks. He is survived by his children, Rosemarie Wanklin of Torrington, Kathy Stacy of Winsted, Billie-Jo Perry of Waterbury and Nicholas Burcalff; grandchildren, Richard Pellett, Christopher Pellett, Erick Downs, Camren Downs, Mateo Downs, Romelo Downs, Caleb Wanklin, Aziah Dwan and Kiara Dwan; 1 great granddaughter, Hailey Pellett; brothers, Louie Perry, George Perry, Raymond Perry and Paul Perry; sister, Margaret Perry; and many close extended family. He was predeceased by his brother, David Perry, Jr., and sisters, Beatrice, Elizabeth, Mildred and Dotty Perry. Funeral services will be held on Monday May 13, 2019 at Winsted United Methodist Church from 4 – 7 PM. Montano-Shea Funeral Home, Winsted has care of the arrangements. Visit an online guestbook at


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