Henry “Hank” Peariso, 89, of North Port, Fla., passed away Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013.
He was born Aug. 27, 1924, in Akron, Ohio, to Frederick and Verna Peariso.
Hank worked as a truck driver for Ben Franklin Stores for 20 years, and has lived in North Port since 1984, moving from Stow, Ohio.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Donna Peariso; children, Sheila Settle, Connie Spence, Daniel Peariso and Tracey Fira; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. today, Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at McKee Funeral Home, 14538 Tamiami Trail, North Port. For online condolences, please visit www.mckeenorthport.com.