Lawrence Perry, age 46, of Isanti died January 15, 2012 at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 P.M. Thursday, January 19th at Strike Funeral Home – Isanti Chapel. A time for visiting will be held one hour prior to the service.
Lawrence Eugene Perry, Jr. was born May 27, 1965 in Oceanside, California to Lawrence Perry, Sr. and Alice (Leathers) Perry. He was raised and attended school in California. In 1985 he moved to Minnesota and lived in Circle Pines. In 1986 he met Lynelle Lovejoy and they would be married on June 18, 1989. They made their home in St. Francis for 15 years before moving to the Isanti area. Lawrence worked in the bowling business and was a bowling coach for many years. He also loved to cook and just recently received his Chefs Certificate through Le Cordon Bleu. Music was a big part of his life. He especially loved his buddy, grandchild Ayden, who called him Papa.
Lawrence Lani Perry, Jr., died unexpectedly on January 15, 2012 at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis at the age of 46 years, 7 months and 18 days. Lawrence was preceded in death by his mother, Alice Perry and sister, Fredrika Peterson.
He is survived by his wife, Lynelle of Isanti; 4 children, Richard Garcia of California, Chantae Perry and fiance’ Kevin Kassa of Cambridge, Lani (Ronnie Winslow) Perry of Isanti and Kyrie’ Perry of Isanti; 1 grandchild, Aydan Michael-Lawrence Kassa; 2 brothers; and by many other relatives and friends.