July 1, 2015
Perry H. Yaw, Jr.
Longtime Laurentian Chapter Member
Perry died peacefully, at the age of 97, surrounded by his family, on May 20, 2015, in Canton. He is survived by his loving wife of 74 years, Janet, also three sons, five grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
Perry was associated with the Adirondack Mountain Club from the beginning of the Laurentian Chapter in 1972. He was chair from 1979 to 1981. He served as chapter governor, representing us to the club, from 1983 to 1987. He and Janet led many outings and attended many more. He took up the task of chapter historian in the 1980, accumulating and displaying large photo albums of chapter events. He regularly attended the Loj Work Weekends to lend his extensive carpentry skills. — John Omohundro
Jul 1, 2015: Perry H Yaw Jr