Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

October 11, 2018
Robert Don Terry

Obit Robert Don TerryRobert Don Terry “Bob,” age 72 from Vernon, Utah, returned to his Heavenly Father on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018.

Bob was born on July 17, 1946, in Spring City, to Henry L. and Leala (Jenson) Terry. He graduated from Grantsville High School in 1964. He married Mildred Deanna Nuesmeyer on Dec. 4, 1964, in Tooele, Utah, and was sealed for time and all eternity as a family in the Provo Temple on March 12, 1977. He retired from Tooele Army Depot in 1995 and in 2007 retired for good from Jacobs at Dugway Proving Ground. 

He loved Dutch oven cooking, riding ATVs, and camping with his family. His favorite hobbies were team roping and riding his horses. He was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter- day Saints and faithfully served in various positions.

Bob is survived by his wife, Mildred, and children: Susan (John) Brewer, Kearns; Glenn (Lisa) Terry, Grantsville; and Karen (Benji) Gonzales, Tooele; 10 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren and six siblings. 

He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Kenneth; sister, Lola; and granddaughter, JudyAnn Terry.

There will be a viewing on Friday, Oct. 12 from 6-8 p.m. at Tate Mortuary, 110 S. Main St., Tooele. Funeral services are Saturday, Oct. 13 at 12 p.m. at the Vernon LDS Church, 280 N. Main St., Vernon. An additional viewing will be held prior to the services from 10-11:45 a.m. Interment will be at the Vernon City Cemetery.

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