Dorothy Helen Perri

December 21, 2019


Dorothy Helen Perri

June 26, 1926 – December 21, 2019

          Mishawaka-Dorothy H. Perri, 93, passed away on Saturday, December 21, in Golden living Center Mishawaka.

          Dorothy was born on June 26, 1926 as the daughter of the late Leo and Helen (Blazick) Stachowiak.  In St. Monica’s Mishawaka, as the former Dorothy Stachowiak she married Frank Rocco Perri; he preceded her in death on April 21, 1980. Her brother, Gerald John Stachowiak also preceded her in death.

          Dorothy was a Nurse for South Bend Osteopathic Hospital for 30 years, then she worked for Dr. Meyers, Dr. Mortola and Dr. Neil before her retirement. She was also owner and operator of Princess Fireworks Company in Mishawaka from 1980 to 1993.

          She is survived by her sons, Ross (Linda) Perri of Mishawaka and Gerald (Carol) Perri of Mishawaka; daughter, Frances Perri of Mishawaka; four grandchildren, Francessea Marie (James Campanella) Perri and Frank Rocko Perri Richard Perri, Pamela (Ricky) Perri-Heatherly and one step grandson, Gary Wayne Mc Cartney; four great granddaughters

          There will be no formal visitation or services, a private burial will take place. 

          Hahn Funeral Home Mishawaka in charge of arrangements

          To leave the family an online condolence please visit

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Dorothy Helen Perri, please visit our floral store.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Dorothy Helen Perri
© 2021 Hahn Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy