Perry M. Trinkner

Perry Martis “Bud” Trinkner, age 94, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family and friends as he walked the last greens and entered God’s heavenly fairway on Saturday evening, May 20, 2023.   He was born on October 2, 1928, in Cleveland, Ohio, the son of Perry E. and Margaret (Mardis) Trinkner. 

Perry was raised in Mount Vernon Ohio, where he met the love of his life, Louise in elementary school.  After graduating in 1946 from Mount Vernon High School, he obtained his undergraduate degree at Kenyon College in 1950 followed by his doctorate degree from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 1955. That same year he married his bride of 67 years, Louise Thomas on December 30, 1955.  Perry was a veteran of the United States Airforce where he practiced and provided care for his fellow servicemen.   He practiced dentistry for over 30 years in Mount Vernon and retired in 1984 to pursue his passion for golf. 

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