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Gary Lee Terry

July 17, 1961 ~ October 13, 2019 (age 58)


Gary Lee Terry, age 58, of Kendallville passed away after a courageous 17 year battle with cancer at Presence Sacred Heart Home in Avilla on Sunday, October 13, 2019.

Gary was born on July 17, 1961 in LaGrange to Bufford “Deke” and Patricia (Gilbert) Terry. 

He married Sherry Delauder on January 5, 1985 in Kendallville. She resides in Kendallville.

Gary worked as a truck driver for many years for several different companies over that time.

He enjoyed fishing, bowling, gardening and watching sports.  He also enjoyed competing in the demolition derby at the Noble County Fair every year.  He enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.      

Survivors include:

His wife; Sherry Terry of Kendallville.

Son; Michael Lee Taulbee of Kendallville.

Son and daughter-in-law; Eric and Raven Terry of Kendallville.

6 grandchildren; Aubree Hall, Ashton Hall, Dakota Taulbee, Michaela Taulbee, Raylin Terry and Clayton Terry.

Brother and sister-in-law; Michael and Deborah Terry of Wolcottville.

Brother and sister-in-law; Timothy and Lola Terry of Ligonier.

Father-in-law and mother-in-law; Randy and Dorothy Delauder.

Aunt and uncle; Larry and Kathy Baker of Garrett.

Brother-in-law and sister-in-law; Charlotte and Jon Miller of Avilla.

Brother-in-law and sister-in-law; Bruce and Deanna Delauder of Garrett.

Many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles.

Gary was preceded in death by his parents.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 11:30 AM at the Independent Full Gospel Church in Ashley with Pastor Sam Weimer officiating.  Friends and family may gather prior to the memorial service from 10:30 to 11:15 AM at the church. 

Burial will take place at Brushy Chapel Cemetery in LaGrange County on Friday, November 1, 2019 at 4:00 PM. 

Memorial donations may be directed towards the Terry family to help with expenses.

Condolences can be sent to the family at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Feller and Clark Funeral Home of Auburn.


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Gathering of Family and Friends
October 26, 2019

10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Independent Full Gospel Church (Ashley)

Memorial Service
October 26, 2019

11:30 AM
Independent Full Gospel Church (Ashley)

November 1, 2019

4:00 PM
Brushy Chapel Cemetery
LaGrange County
LaGrange, IN 46761

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