George H. "GP" Perry III
August 21, 1954 - July 19, 2010
George Perry III was born Aug. 21, 1954, in Hartford, Conn., to George H. Perry Jr. and Marie R. (Labonville, Perry) Reeder. He died at home of natural causes on July 19, 2010.
He graduated from Penney High School in East Hartford in 1972 and Southampton College in New York in 1976. He majored in marine biology and spent a year of study at Woods Hole, Mass. From 1977 to 1992, his work in environmental studies took him to Cambridge, Mass., and to West Chester, Pa.
In 1992 he moved to Seattle and was the first quality assurance officer at the King County Environmental Laboratory. In 1997 he transferred to the hazardous waste program.
George was an avid fisherman from his childhood frequenting many . . .