Terrance “Terry” Gregor, 61, of Fergus FallsPublished 7:45am Monday, April 15, 2013 Updated 9:52am Monday, April 15, 2013
Terrance John Gregor was born May 28, 1951 in Fargo, ND to Edward M. and Rachel R. (Kempel) Gregor. He was baptized in the Lutheran Faith and was confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in Fergus Falls. Terry grew up in Fergus Falls, attending Lincoln grade school and Fergus Falls Senior High School. He completed the carpentry program at Alexandria Technical College. Terry married Nancy Woodard, and they were blessed with two sons.
Terry was employed in the floor covering trade for 24 years and worked at ShoreMaster Fabric division since 1998. He served with the United States Navy, running river patrol in Vietnam. Terry was a member of the VFW and American Legion. On August 1, 1992, he married his high school sweetheart, Judy Obowa.
Terry is survived by his wife, Judy of Fergus Falls; children, Ricky of Fergus Falls, Scott (Nicole) of Sioux Falls, SD; stepchildren, Lisa (Andrew) Westberg of North Mankato, MN and Keith (Jenni) Emery of Elizabeth, MN; three grandchildren, Alexandra, Austin and Zander; three step-grandchildren, Eric, Jonah and Hayden; two brothers, Mike (Linda) of Alexandria, MN and Danny (Naomi) of Circle Pines, MN; numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Rachel and brother Steven.
“I did the best I could with what I had. Believe in God’s philosophy of love, honor and respect.”
Memorial Service: 11 a.m. Monday, April 15, 2013, at Glende-Nilson Funeral Home, Fergus Falls
Gathering of Friends: 3 – 5 p.m. Sunday, with a Rosary at 5 PM, at Glende-Nilson Funeral Home. Visitation resumes one hour prior to services.
Clergy: Deacon Chuck Kampa
Military Rites: Harold T. Swenson VFW Post 612 and American Legion Post 30, Fergus Falls
Cemetery: Knollwood Memorial Gardens, Fergus Falls
Funeral Home: Glende-Nilson Funeral Home, Fergus Falls