IDAHO FALLS – Michael Dean Perry, 55, of Idaho Falls passed away Tuesday March 5, 2013 in Idaho Falls.
Michael was born on Jan. 15, 1958 in Blackfoot to John R. and Arlene Thurman Perry. He grew up in Idaho, spending his summers on the Yankee Fork enjoying the family cabins. The whole family learned about life with the bare necessities.
Mike was a long haul truck driver for over 35 years. He loved driving truck and getting out on the road seeing new things. He was known on his CB as “Wolfman”. He loved the outdoors, camping, fishing, hunting, and wolves. He was a large caring Christian man who was generous to all.
He married Wendy Lynn Baker in Idaho Falls. While they later divorced, Wendy remained his true love and companion.
Survivors include his true love and companion Wendy of Idaho Falls; sisters Kristine Hernandez of Blackfoot; Barbara Estrada and Linda (Papis) Fatty, both of Idaho Falls; and Elizabeth Rodriguez (Joe) of Afton, Wyo.; brothers Dan (Linda) of Blackfoot and Frank Perry of Cienna, Va.
He was preceded in death by his parents John and Arlene Perry, and a brother John D. Perry
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 9, 2013, at Buck-Miller-Hann Funeral Home, 825 E. 17th Street in Idaho Falls. A viewing for family and friends will be held one hour prior to the funeral.
The family suggest donations be made to Buck-Miller-Hann Funeral Home.
Online condolences for the family may be left at www.buckmillerhann.com .