L. Tom Perry

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Perry in January 1953.

Lowell Tom Perry (August 5, 1922 – May 30, 2015) was an American businessman and religious leader. He was a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from April 6, 1974 until his death.

Perry was born in Logan, Utah. He was married twice and had three children. His first wife, Virginia Lee, died from cancer in December 1974. He was married his second wife, Barbara Dayton, from 1976 until his death.

Perry died from thyroid cancer on May 30, 2015 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He was 92.[1]

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  1. "Elder L. Tom Perry Dies at Age 92". Mormon Newsroom. May 30, 2015. Retrieved May 31, 2015.