Dr. Lewis M. Perkey

Downs--Lewis M. Perkey, 81, passed away July 3, 2018.  He was born December 17, 1936 in Greenville, MS., the son of Howard and Myra (Armstrong) Purkey.

He was a retired chemist.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Judy in 2013; son, Sean Perkey in 2017, and his brother, Mike.

Lew is survived by his children: Elizabeth (Jeremy) Teselle of Downs, Jessica (Stuart) Orr of Cedar Lake, IN, Deb (Alvin) Becker of Downs, Mike (Shirley) Brew of Marble Falls, TX, Diana Brew of Downs, Tom (Amy) Brew of Ft. Hood, Tx, 12 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren and sister, Leni Wallace-Grant of Incline Village, NV

Celebration of Life will be held Friday, July 13, 2018 from 6-8:00 p.m. at the Downs Senior Citizens Center with a short ceremony at 7:00 p.m.  No visitation.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be given to the Lewis M. Perkey Scholarship Fund in care of Domoney Funeral Home, P.O. Box 127, Downs, KS 67437.


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