Richard M. Perry

Richard M. Perry

Richard M. Perry died Sept. 2022. He was 81.

Perry was born in Oakland, California. He graduated from Castlemont High School. After high school, he began working at Caspers Hot Dogs, where he met his late wife LaVerne. In 1963, he started his career as a paint shop supervisor at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, he retired 30 years later.

He is survived by son Richard A. Perry and wife Donna; daughters Gina Manzo-Tarantino and husband Chris; and Elizabeth Melander and husband Matt. Grandchildren, Marissa and Ryan Carlisle, Jake and Katie Manzo, Nicholas Perry and Kaleigh Rubio, Austin Manzo and Priscila Blanco, Bret Manzo, Ryan and Tyler Tarantino, Ellah and Dalilah Melander, and his great-granddaughter Brooklynn Nicole Perry. He is also survived by his wife of 17 years, Delphine Perry and her children; daughters Janet Garcia, Kat Andrews and husband Dan. Grandchildren Danyelle and Steve Asbe, Briana and Devin Stanovich, Cole, Carson and Mia Andrews. Great-grandchildren; Caeleb and Jovana Stanovich, Brooklyn and Kensly Asbe.

Viewing will be held on Sunday, Oct. 16, 2022, from 5 to 7 p.m., at Callaghan Mortuary, 3833 East Avenue, Livermore with the Rosary to follow at 7 p.m. Services will be held on Monday, Oct. 17, 2022, at 11 a.m. at the St. Michael Church, 458 Maple Street, Livermore. Reception to follow at the Livermore Oddfellows Lodge, 2160 First Street, Livermore.