M. Pauline Perry, 72, Hartland, died Thursday, July 26, 2012, at her home.
She was born April 19, 1940, in Boston, Mass.
On July 2, 1971, she married Louis Perry in Chicago.
She loved working with crafts and especially enjoyed quilting. She exchanged patterns with people all over the world. She loved reading and animals. She took a great interest in helping youth and was a youth sponsor at Bloomingdale Baptist Church. She had an active interest in the lives of her extended family members.
Survivors include her husband; three daughters, Melanie Scaman, Tennessee, Tina Rendon, Woodstock, and Lora (Wayne) Prigge, Huntley; five grandchildren, Jennifer (Travis) Miller, Christopher (Sandra) Scaman, Matthew (Megan) Scaman, Daniel Perry and Miquela Perry; nine great-children; two brothers, Bradford LaRock and Robert LaRock; and many other extended family members.
She was preceded in death by her mother Phyllis LaRock; step-father, Hugh LaRock; and twin brothers who died shortly after birth.
Services were arranged by Schneider-Leucht-Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home, Woodstock, and were privately held.
Donations in her name can be sent to Children International, P.O. Box 219055 Kansas City, Mo. 64121, or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105.