Margaret Ann Perry, 77, died March 19, 2013, at the Bedford Falls assisted living facility in Bedford.
She was born in Keene June 17, 1935, daughter of Kenneth Earl Perry and Carmencita Clough Perry. She grew up in Winchester and was a graduate of Thayer High School, where she was the valedictorian of the class of 1953. She attended the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and received her bachelor of arts degree in history in 1957. She subsequently received a master of arts degree in history from Michigan. She was employed for several years by the Educational Testing Service at the University of Michigan.