John Robert Perie, age 74, passed away on Friday, July 20, 2018 at his residence. He was born on October 4, 1943 in Chillicothe, OH and was later raised in Leesburg, OH. Veteran US Army. John retired from the United States Postal Service. Survived by: Son: Greg (Jen) Perie. Grandchildren: Anita, Nick, Emily, Alex Perie. Numerous other family and friends. Friends may call at JERRY SPEARS FUNERAL HOME, 2693 W. Broad St., Tuesday, 6-7 PM with service to follow at 7:00 PM. Graveside service and interment, 11:00 AM Wednesday, Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Leesburg, OH.