Perry High School principal Dan Marburger died Sunday morning from injuries sustained from the Jan. 4 shooting at the school. He's remembered as a "tremendous leader" who gave his life to protect his students. Our hearts and prayers go to his family, his friends, the students and educators in the Perry Community School District and to the entire Perry community.
"Dan was a tremendous leader in our school district and a loving husband, father and grandfather. Our school community is heartbroken by Dan’s death. For nearly three decades, Dan was ingrained in every aspect of our Perry Community School District environment, and we are feeling the immense loss of a devoted and caring colleague," the statement released from the Perry School District.