Oliver Perry, a man well known to long time High River residents passed away Monday, February 25, at the High River Hospital at the age of 99.

Perry, was the one time High River Fire Chief.

He was also generous with his money and time, giving $100,000 to the Crescent Point Fieldhouse in 2017 to build their concession stand, which they named "Perry's Place" in his honour.

He also donated money over the years to the Calgary Children's Hospital.

Perry was also named an Honorary Parade Marshal for both the High River Little Britches and Santa Claus Parades.

No details have been released for his funeral services yet.

 

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