David was born the son of George and Ruth David Perrin on March 30, 1935, at Fort Wayne, Ind. He was a resident of Warsaw, Ind., most of his life but had lived in Etna Green, Ind., and Bourbon the past several years. He retired in 1993 from Dalton Foundry of Warsaw.
He was a faithful member of the Bourbon Bible Church. Other interests included fishing, bowling and wood cutting. David was a Veteran of the United States Army serving during the Korean War, was a member of the Warsaw VFW and American Legion of Warsaw.
On Dec. 27, 1957 he married Mary Jane Heisler, who survives, along with his daughter: Deborah (Phillip) Paseka Jr., Warsaw; his three sons: David M. Perrin, Etna Green; Dennis A. Perrin, Argos; Greg G. (Colleen) Perrin, Fort Myers, Fla.; along with 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; a sister: Sally Hile, Beverly Hills, Fla.; and a brother: Fred (Bea) Perrin, Bluffton, Ind.
He was preceded in death by a sister: Linda Marshall; and his brother: Larry Gill.
The family will receive friends on 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16, at Deaton-Clemens Funeral Home, 115 S. Main St., Bourbon. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 17, in the funeral home with Pastor Larry Goss officiating. Burial will follow in the Etna Green Cemetery with grave side military services.
The family requests memorial contributions to: Bourbon Bible Church in his memory.
Deaton Clemens Funeral Home is caring for the arrangements.