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Clyde S. Perry

Mar 29, 2012 - Staff

Clyde S. Perry, 75, died Monday, March 26, 2012, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper.

Traditional Indian funeral services are at 10 a.m. Friday, March 30, at Rocky Mountain Hall at Fort Washakie with Loydene Hill officiating. Interment will be in the Sacajawea Cemetery.

An evening service and wake are at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 29, at Rocky Mountain Hall.

Clyde Selwyn Perry was born April 1, 1937, in Tremonton, Utah, the son of Lynn Perry Sr. and Louise Myrtle (Ottogary) Perry. He was an enrolled member of the Eastern Shoshone Tribe and a lifelong resident of the Wind River Indian Reservation. He attended boarding school at Fort Washakie.

His family said Mr. Perry enjoyed watching movies and listening to pow-wow and sundance songs.

Mr. Perry is survived by a brother, Kenneth Pevo of Fort Hall, Idaho; cousins Sally Alvarez and Joanne Tillman of Fort Washakie; nieces Glenda Rodriquez, Sharon and Velda R. Perry of Fort Hall, Idaho; other family members Sandra and Julie Perry, Geraldine and Mike Laplarte, and Holly and Henry Alberts.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Lorena Perry Bishop; half-brothers Wesley, Davi and Leonard Perry Sr.

Services are provided by Wind Dancer Funeral Home of Fort Washakie.

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