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Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Lady Perring 1940-2019, wife of Sir John Perring, Bt
_.Lady Perring, who died 19 February, 2019, aged 78, was the wife of Sir John Perring, 2nd Baronet.
She was born Ella Christine Pelham, in 1940, a scion of the Earls of Chichester, daughter of Major Anthony George Pelham (1911-69), by his Swedish-born wife the former Ann Margaret Bergengren, She married 21 July, 1961, John Raymond Perring (born 1931), by whom she had issue. Her father-in-law, Ralph Perring served as Lord Mayor of London, 1962-3, after which period he was created a baronet.
A Service of Thanksgiving for Lady Perring's life will be held 1 May, 2019, at St Mary’s Parish Church, Wimbledon, followed by tea at the Royal Wimbledon Golf Club.