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Perry B. Galizio
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  • Coleman Adult Day Services (PASS)
    6695 N. Chestnut Street
    Ravenna, OH 44266

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“Perry Galizio Family, May our God comfort your hearts on the homegoing to heaven of dear Perry.He was in my 7th grade class at Annunciation Grade...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Patricia Grimes - Wadsworth, OH

“I'm sorry for your loss. I worked in dietary at Altercare and always enjoyed having conversation with Perry, he didn't always remember my name and I...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Brittany Shiplett - Uniontown, OH

“Jan and family, Perry has always had a special place in my heart. We have kept in touch over the years and i will miss him dearly. Love and miss you...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Janet and family, Our hearts are saddened by your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you all. ”
4 of 16 | Posted by: Mary Buza (Rm. 212) and family - OH

“Dear Janet and family,My heart goes out to you and your family at this difficult time. ”
5 of 16 | Posted by: Karen Leslie Rm. 205 - Hartville, OH

“Dear Janet & Family; Perry & I were close friends for many years His friendship will always be treasured. Our deepest sympathy. ”
6 of 16 | Posted by: Joe & Teresa Latona - Venice, FL

“Perry, there were many days working with you that you were the light of my life. You always made me laugh at the worse times in my life. I will never...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Marty Kerns - Kent, OH

“My deepest sympathies to the Galizio family. I knew Perry as a co worker of a bandmate of mine from the Brown Derby. Our band played for several...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Chris Steiner - Silver Lake, OH

“Oh Dad, there are no words except thank you and I love you. You have always been my missing puzzle piece . Love and miss you forever. ”
9 of 16 | Posted by: Beth - Kent, OH - Daughter

“Family,As my heart breaks each time I walk into those doors at Altercare, I am reminded how truly precious life is. We recently shared a big laugh...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Kristine Riehl, STNA - OH

“Jan and family, I Never knew a time without Perry singing on our couch to the delight of us all. He was pure joy and laughter all the time. He grew...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Victoria Oswald-Ley - Kent, OH

“Dear Janet, Carolyn, Beth, and family,Words cannot express how sorry I am for your loss. Although I knew Perry for only a short time,he was a true...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Amy Hall - Hartville, OH

“Offering our deepest sympathies during this time. ”
13 of 16 | Posted by: The Staff of Bissler & Sons Funeral Home - OH

“What a fun loving guy. Met him at the lake as the father of such terrific friends. He will be missed. ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Sandy & Ron - Conneaut, OH

“I'll never EVER forget dinners at your house:) and what a funny lively always singing performance Perry always gave us...God Bless that adorable man....Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Julie Griffin Hoelle - Hamilton, OH

“We will love you forever, our dear Grandpa Perry! ”
16 of 16 | Posted by: Carolyn Galizio - Kent, OH

Perry B. Galizio, 88, formerly of Brimfield, died Sunday, March 29, 2015 at Altercare of Hartville.

He was born March 1, 1927 in Akron to Ben and Fonda (Zito) Galizio. Perry worked as a meat cutter for Brown Derby then after retiring, he packed groceries at ACME #7 in Kent. He will be remembered for his ability to live life, laugh often and love deeply every day of his life. He taught his family to look up and appreciate the beauty of life.

He is survived by his wife, Janet M. (Clark), whom he married on January 27, 1972; daughters, Carolyn (Kim) Galizio of Kent and Beth (Bob) Andrews of Brimfield; grandchildren, Christopher (Elyse) Galizio, Benjamin (Tionna) Galizio, Melissa (Brian Zupan) Andrews, and Laura (David Spano) Andrews; great grandchildren, Lella Galizio, Emilia Galizio, Mae Galizio, and Edwin Galizio; sister, Lucille (Alvah) Spicer of Uniontown; brother, Ben (Carole) Galizio of Glendora, CA; sister-in-law, Audrienne Galizio of Kent; many adored nieces and nephews and special friends, Clark and Theresa Stouffer. He was preceded in death by his brother, Joseph Galizio; and sister, Helen Tagliaferri.

The family truly wants to acknowledge their friends at Altercare of Hartville for their love and support.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Thursday, April 2nd at Bissler & Sons Funeral Home in Kent with Kevin O'Brien officiating. The family will receive friends one hour before the services. Burial will be held at Standing Rock Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Coleman Adult Day Services (PASS), 6695 N. Chestnut Street, Ravenna, OH 44266.

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Standing Rock Cemetery

1361 North Mantua Street Kent, OH 44240
(330) 673 3859


Standing Rock Cemetery

1361 North Mantua Street Kent, OH 44240
(330) 673 3859