Peter Orval Furry, 61, of Windsor passed away at 1:05 p.m. Sunday (December 12, 2010) at his residence.
He was born November 11, 1949 in Paris the son of Earl and Catherine (Wilson) Furry. He married Vera Marie Williams, May 14, 1986 in Mattoon.
He was a Vietnam Veteran serving in the US Army in Vietnam in 1968 to 1969. He was a member and Past Commander of the VFW Post # 4829 in Shelbyville, Vietnam Veterans MC, USA, the Eagles Club in Shelbyville and the Old River Abate in Shelbyville. He was a journeyman painter and retired from Kraft in Mattoon.
Surviving are his wife, children, Christopher Lee Furry of Anna, Kimberly Ann Hughes of Paris, Donald Charles Ohmen-Furry of Mattoon and Christy Lynn Ohmen-Furry of Shelbyville; granddaughter, Chelsea L Hughes; brothers, Jim Furry (Pat) of Illinois and David Furry of Indiana and sister, Jennifer Furry Hutson (Mike) of Paris.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Services will be held in January at the VFW Post # 4829 in Shelbyville.