GLOUCESTER — Rena C. (Perruzzi) Clinton, 86, wife of the late John W. Clinton, of Gloucester, died peacefully on Saturday, April 2, 2011, at the Golden Living Center.
Rena was born in Quincy, on May 18, 1924, daughter of the late Carmen and Esther (Grazioso) Perruzzi. She was a graduate of Lynn English High School. For many years, Rena worked at her brother's machine shop, PMS, in Gloucester. In her spare time, she loved playing Bingo at various locations in town and playing lottery tickets.
She is survived by her devoted daughter, Karen Robinson and husband Douglass of Gloucester; grandchildren, Stephen, Lynne, Lisa, Karen Lee, Kevin; many great-grandchildren; three brothers, Carmen Perruzzi, Jr. of South Carolina, Daniel Perruzzi of Florida, Richard Perruzzi and wife Debbie of Gloucester; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, John, she was predeceased by her son, John W. Clinton, Jr.
ARRANGEMENTS: Her funeral service will be held privately. Expressions of sympathy may be made in her name to the Cape Ann Animal Aid Association, 260 Main St., Gloucester, MA 01930. Funeral arrangements are being conducted by the Greely Funeral Home, 212 Washington St., Gloucester. For online condolences, please visit greelyfuneralhome.com.