Edna L. Perrault, 87, formerly of DeKalb Junction, died March 21, 2013 at United Memorial Medical Center in Batavia. Allen-Denesha Funeral Home of DeKalb Junction is entrusted with arrangements. Calling hours will be Sunday, March 24 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. and Monday, March 25, 9 – 11 a.m., the funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery, Eel Weir.
Edna is survived sons, Gary Eugene Perrault of Indiana, William Clarence Perrault of Rochester, Stanley Gilbert Perrault of CA, Nelson Louis Perrault and Darlene Webb of Tennessee; a daughter, Renee Chase of Maryland; a daughter-in-law, Elaine Perrault of Tennessee; brothers, Gilbert Stanley Hughes of NM, Arthur Hughes, Pennsylvania, Gerald Hughes, Arizona, Nelson Hughes of PA, Melvin Hughes of PA, Dale Hughes of NC; a sister, Marion Kramer of Tennessee; 12 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a son, Bruce Evans Perrault and brothers Howard and Ottto Hughes.
Edna was born on January 5, 1926 in Ambridge, PA, the daughter of Gilbert and Clara Meinhardt Hughes. She married Clarence Perrault on October 22, 1949; he died April 6, 1979. Edna was a homemaker and a housekeeper for St. Henry’s Church’s Pastors.
She was a parishioner of St. Henry’s Church, a member of St. Henry’s Altar Rosary Society, and the DeKalb Junction Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary.
She loved taking care of her grandchildren, cooking, going for walks, singing and reading the bible.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Online condolences can be made at www.allendeneshafuneralhome.com .