Rockport — Theresa Marie (Boudreau) Perry, 83, of Rockport, wife of the late Richard A. Perry Jr., passed away at Addison Gilbert Hospital on Thursday, September 13. Theresa was born in Gloucester, on October 9, 1928, and was the daughter of the late Capt. Joseph A. and Edith A. (Lima) Boudreau.
She graduated from St. Ann’s High School with the Class of 1945.
Theresa worked as a bookkeeper at Gorton’s of Gloucester and later worked for the Gloucester School Food Services, both in the cafeterias and the main office. Mrs. Perry sang in the choir of Our Lady of Good Voyage Church for many years, an experience she truly loved. She was also a member of the Guild of Our Lady of Good Voyage.
Theresa was predeceased by her husband, Richard, after 44 years of marriage. She is survived by three daughters, Judith Knickle of Gloucester, Sheila, wife of John J. Hudder III of Schodack, N.Y., Cynthia, wife of Stephen Levy of Rockport; seven grandchildren, Andrew Knickle of Gloucester, John J. Hudder IV of Rhinebeck, N.Y., Daniel Hudder of Somerville, Jessica Hudder of Albany, N.Y., Jennifer (Hudder) Barnard and her husband, Lee of Orlando, Fla., Theresa Levy of Somerville, and Robert Levy of Rockport.
ARRANGEMENTS: Her funeral mass will be celebrated on Monday, September 17, 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Good Voyage Church. Family and friends are cordially invited.
Visiting hours will be held privately. Her burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Gloucester.
Contributions may be made in her memory to: Our Lady of Good Voyage Church, 142 Prospect St. Gloucester, MA 01930 or Den Mar Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 44 South St. Rockport, MA 01966.
Arrangements are by the Greely Funeral Home, 212 Washington St. Gloucester, MA.
Online condolences may be given at: www.greelyfuneralhome.com