Mr. Perle C. Fassett, 71, of 5917 SR 367, Montrose, PA (Lawton), passed away at his home in Rush Township, Susquehanna Co., on Monday afternoon, Oct. 1, 2012, surrounded by his family.
Born in Birchardville on March 9, 1941, he was the son of the late William H. and Ella Farr Fassett.
Most of his life, Perle was a resident of the Lawton area, where he worked as a logger for Frank Rockefeller Logging for over 15 years, and John Allen Logging for over 10 years, as well as doing custom logging with his family.
Surviving are his wife of 53 years, the former Elsie M. Walter Fassett of Lawton; his children, Perle C. Fassett, Jr. of Lawton, Harry and his wife, Latrenda Fassett of West Auburn, Oscar and his wife, Virginia Fassett of South Auburn, Jerry Fassett and April Fassett, both of Lawton; his seven grandchildren and a great-grandson. He is also survived by six brothers, William (Mary) Fassett of Lawton, Clifford Fassett of Rushville, David (Margaret) Fassett of Laceyville, Richard (Ruth) Fassett of Terrytown, Charles (Joyce) Fassett of Laceyville and Edward (Lynn) Fassett of Meshoppen; three sisters, Mary (William) Walter of Towanda, Martha (Steve) Boice of Hollenback and Iva Fassett of Laceyville, as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.
As keeping with the wishes of Mr. Fassett, there will be no calling hours or memorial services. Interment will be at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements were made through the Sheldon Funeral Home, Main St., Laceyville.