Delano R. Perry, age 80 of Burnside, Ky. passed away on Tuesday June 17, 2014 at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Lexington, Ky.

He was born on April 5, 1934 in Montcoal, W.V. to the late Albert Perry and Agnes Green Holsten.

Delano was a United States Marine Corps Veteran, a retired welder for Chrysler and a member of Michael L. Finnell Lodge #711 in Fairborn, Ohio.

He enjoyed boating, fishing and his family.

He is preceded in death by his parents and infant twin brothers.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Arita Kincaid Perry. Two sons, Ronald (Beverly) Perry of Colorado and Dale (Katy) Perry of Ohio. One daughter, LaDonna (Steve) Coker of Ohio. Two sisters, DeLisle (Jim) Mancari of Ohio and Phyllis VanTassel of Ohio. Also survived by six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

A private Celebration of Life service will be held by the family.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the American Heart Association and/or the Wounded Warriors Project.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.