Kenneth S. Sperry

Born: Tue., Oct. 4, 1938
Died: Sat., Aug. 29, 2020

No services to be held

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Kenneth S. Sperry, 81, of Youngsville, Pa, passed away on August 29, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family.

Ken was born on October 4, 1938 in Corry, Pa, a son to the late Earl H. and Margaret (Shields) Sperry, Sr. He graduated from Warren Area High School in 1956.  Ken served in the United States Army from 1957-1959. For 36 years he was an accountant in the Insurance Industry, retiring from Erie Insurance Group, Erie, Pa in December of 1998 as the Vice President and Manager of Corporate Finance. Ken enjoyed the beach and living in Ft. Myers, FL after his retirement. He was a very caring man who enjoyed helping others and volunteering.  He was also an avid reader.

He is survived by his wife, Joyce (McMillen) Sperry, whom he married on Nov. 19, 1960 at St. Joseph Church in Warren. He is also survived by his daughter, Kathy J. (Steve) Bosko of Youngsville, Pa; his son, Dean M. Sperry of Erie, Pa; his grandson, Bradley K. (Amanda) Bosko, of Troy, Texas; a great-granddaughter, Ava K. Bosko, of Troy, Texas, a sister, Theresa M. Massa, of Warren, Pa and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Ken was preceded in death by 3 brothers, Earl H., George W., and Philip J. Sperry and a sister, Mary Ann Sperry.

The family requests no services at this time per Ken’s wishes.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Warren County at or PO Box 68, Warren, Pa 16365; Paws Along The River, 212 Elm Street, Warren, Pa 16365 or to the Second Harvest Food Bank, 1507 Grimm Dr., Erie, Pa 16501.

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