No services are scheduled at this time for Hugo Perri, 86, of Roswell, who passed away on Jan. 17, 2013.
Hugo was born in Aprigliano, Italy, to Domenico and Erminia Perri. They have preceded him in death.
Hugo married Janet Stevens on May 27, 1967, in Alpena, Mich. She survives him at the family home.
He is also survived by three sons, James Perri, of Flat Rock, Mich., Dominic Perri, of Brighton, Mich., and Michael Perri, of Cheboygan, Mich.; two daughters, Janet Macaluso and her husband Nick, of Roswell, and Dr. Julia Gallegos and her husband Jon, of Albuquerque; six grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Hugo spent more than 30 years as an educator in Michigan. He was an elementary teacher, principal and superintendent. He retired and moved to Roswell in 1981. Once in Roswell he remained active, serving on the Roswell School Board and state AARP committee. Hugo was a member of St. Andrews Episcopal Church. He was appointed the colonel aide-de-camp to the staff of the governor in 1991. He also served in the U.S. Army during World War II, and was stationed in the Philippines.
Friends are asked to send memorials online to lagronefuneralchapels.com.
Arrangements are under the personal directions of the professionals at LaGrone Funeral Chapel.