Joseph F. Perez
1930 — 2020
Joseph Francis Perez was born in Nice, France the 19th of September 1930, the son of the late Antonio Perez and Teresa (n?e DeSantis) Perez. He immigrated to this country with his parents and sister, settling in Hartford, CT through which public schools he went, graduating from the Morgan Gardner Bulkeley High School in 1948. After a two-year stint in the army during the Korean War, he attended the University of Connecticut from which he graduated Magna Cum Laude in 1954. After taking his Master's Degree at Boston University he returned to UConn where he was awarded a Ph.D. in 1959. Dr. Perez served two years as Director of Guidance for the Northampton Public Schools and two years as...