Perry M. Hooks, 73, of New Castle passed away the afternoon of Saturday, March 18, 2017, at the Grove of New Castle.
Perry was born on Jan. 9, 1944, in Franklin Township to the late Roy and Mildred Levans Hooks.
He married the former Anna Musser. She preceded him in passing on March 18, 2013.
Mr. Hooks was a foreman with J&L Steel.
He was a motorcycle enthusiast and loved to draw and cheer on his beloved Pittsburgh Steelers.
Perry is survived by his two daughters and son-in-law, Tammy and Robert Moses of New Castle and Sherri Hooks of Wampum; his son, Perry Hooks Jr. of Locust Grove, Virginia; four brothers, Bill "Larry," Jim, John and Jeff; three sisters, Linda, Janet and Middy; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in passing by his four brothers.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the R. Cunningham Funeral Home and Crematory Inc., 2429 Wilmington Road.
A funeral service will be held immediately following visitation at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Online condolence may be viewed and offered to the family by visiting www.cunninghamfh.com.
Published on  March 19, 2017