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Brosmer - Kemple Funeral Home
Wednesday September 11th, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm

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Funeral Ceremony

Brosmer - Kemple Funeral Home
Wednesday September 11th, 2019

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William "Perk" Garrett Perkins

William “Perk” Garrett Perkins, 79, of West Baden Springs, Indiana entered into eternal rest on Sunday, September 8th, 2019 at his residence.


He was born on December 3rd, 1939 in Orange County, Indiana to Garrett and Nancy (Logston) Perkins.


Perk married Elizabeth “Libby” Qualkinbush on December 30th, 1960 and she survives.


He was also preceded in death by his parents, (1) Brother- Kenneth Perkins, (4) Sisters- Daphne Harrison, Thelma Ash, Judy Kimmel, and Ann Hodson, and (1) Grandson- Spencer Hoffman.


Perk worked at Indiana Furniture in Jasper, Indiana for thirty-three and a half years until he retired. He was a member of the Springs Valley Church of the Nazarene, and also served in the Army Reserves.


He is survived by:


Wife                                                    Elizabeth “Libby” Perkins                              West Baden Springs, Indiana


(2) Sons                                              William “Chip” Garrett Perkins (Tammy)     Carnegie, Oklahoma

                                                            Troy Perkins (Kerri)                                       Meeker, Oklahoma  


(1) Daughter                                       Jane Hoffman (Brook)                                    Jasper, Indiana   



(1) Sister                                              Cheryl “Pete” Dillard                                     Paoli, Indiana  


(6) Grandchildren                               (8) Great-Grandchildren                      




The Funeral Ceremony will be conducted by Rev. Darrell Wineinger and Rev. Chip Perkins and will follow the visitation on Wednesday, September 11th, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home in French Lick, Indiana. Burial will follow at Mount Lebanon Cemetery in French Lick Indiana.



Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service on Wednesday, September 11th, 2019 at the Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home.


In leu of flowers the family requests for donations to be made to The Springs Valley Church of the Nazarene, 763 Bears Bend Rd, French Lick, IN 47432.


Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Homes, 9640 W. State Road 56, French Lick, Indiana 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website – www.brosmer-kemplefuneralhome.com.

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Our deepest and sincere sympathy goes out to your family at the passing of your dear husband, father, grandfather and brother. May your memories and the love you shared bring you peace and comfort in the days ahead.
Your friends at the Vincennes University Alumni and Foundation Office

Vincennes University Alumni and Foundation Office Sep 11 2019 12:00 AM

I had to smile when his photo came up..so much like him! he was a valued customer of Radcliffe Furniture and always a joy to do business with him and his wife. We know he will be sadly missed.

mary A. radcliffe Sep 10 2019 12:00 AM