Steve Perrin 59 of Camden, S.C., died at home on Aug. 2, 2012, after a long battle with cancer.
He was born in Herkimer on July 27, 1953, to Patricia Perrin Shanahan and the late Arthur Perrin.
He graduated from Clinton Central High School and enlisted in the US Air Force, retiring after 20 years of service.
He was an ordained minister and the founder and president of Biblical Choice Ministries in Pittsfield, Mas.
Surviving are his wife, Lori; sons Kyle and partner Jennifer St. Pierre, and Ryan and Julie, all of Great Falls, Mont.; daughter Shayla and Greg Joy, South Carolina; sons Craig Brothers and Andy Fuscom both of Massachusetts; seven grandchildren; mother and step-father, Patricia and William Shanahan; sisters Debbie and Scott Hoffman, Denise and Frank Barley, and Diane and Andrew York; brothers David Perrin and partner Della Thornton and Keith and Ruth; aunt and uncle, Art and Ruth Roshia; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Besides his father, father in-law Phil Woodbury died before him,
A full military memorial service is on Aug. 18 at 2 p.m. in the Evangelical Free Church, 389 Cheshire Rd, Pittsfield, Mass.
Donations may be considered to Hospice Care Inc.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden, S.C.