Gerald W. Perpetua PLAINSBORO - Gerald (Jerry) W. Perpetua, 65, of
An electrician by trade,
Jerry was a member of IBEW Local 269 in
He enlisted in the Marines
and served in
In addition, Jerry played
softball as a young man and continued throughout his life into the Senior
Leagues of Mercer and Middlesex counties.
Jerry could often be found riding down back roads on his Harley heading
to the Delaware Water Gap or out into
He was predeceased by his parents, Charles and Anna Perpetua, and his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Antonio and Enrichetta Procaccini. Jerry is survived by his wife, Filomena Perpetua; his daughter, Amy Perpetua; his son, Michael Perpetua and wife, Meredith; his brother, Charles Perpetua and wife, Winifred; his brothers-in-law whom he considered brothers, Fred Procaccini and wife, Sandy, of South Carolina, Flory Procaccini and wife, Diane, of Princeton, Joe Procaccini and wife, Maryann, of Hopewell, Sam Procaccini and wife, Diane, of Princeton, and Guido Procaccini and wife, Ruthann, of Yardley, as well as his former sister-in-law, Bianca Procaccini of Hopewell, and many nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held at
8:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010, at the Mather-Hodge Funeral Home,
Calling hours will be held Friday, Nov. 26, 2010, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Jerry's family would like to thank everyone for all of the prayers, love, and support that he was showered with over this past year.
In lieu of flowers,
donations can be made to the National Brain Tumor Society,