Dana A. Perkins
October 16, 1947 – April 8, 2018
Dana A. Perkins, age 70, passed away Sunday, April 8, 2018. He was preceded in death by his father, Linden A. Perkins. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife of 49 years, Patricia Perkins, daughter Amy Vasquez, son-in-law Charles “Joey” Vasquez, Jr.; daughter Denise Barattini, son-in-law Michael Barattini, granddaughters Brooke Barattini and Britney Barattini. He is also survived by his mother, Lilly Troyani, and siblings Lynn Bates (Lynn), Ronald Perkins (Shirley), and Kenneth Perkins (Carol). Dana is also survived by his close nephew Linden Bates, and numerous nieces and nephews. He loved to take pictures and was the family’s consummate photographer. He was also a talented and accomplished carpenter. Dana retired from the US Army Corps of Engineers in 2011. He was a member of the American Legion Post 307. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him. As per Dana’s expressed wishes, there will be no memorial service or funeral arrangements. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in his honor to the American Heart Association. Condolences may be left for the family at www.leitzeaganfuneralhome.com.