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Tuesday, October 08, 2013 12:00 AM

Dec. 15, 1944

Oct. 8, 2013




Terry Lee Spring, 68, of Delphos, passed away peacefully Tuesday morning at his residence.

His family

He was born Dec. 5, 1944, in Delphos to Alfred and Ruby (Davis) Spring, who preceded him in death.

On June 15, 1968, he married Carol (Sroufe) Spring, who survives.

He is also survived by two daughters, Betsy Coulter of Warren and Kim (Mike) Barnes of Westland, Mich.; six grandchildren, Kyra, Skylar and Dakota Coulter and Webster, Walker and Maxwill Barnes; three brothers, George Spring of Lima, Kenny (Florence) Spring of Medina and Orrie Spring of Fort Jennings; and two sisters, Lois Coon of Van Wert and Kathryn Spring of Delphos.

His legacy

Terry graduated from Jefferson High School in 1964. He served in the US Army from 1965-67. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War. He retired from KMI in Kalida. He was previously employed at Fruehauf, Milcor and worked with his father-in-law in construction. Terry attended the Delphos Christian Union Church. He was an avid Jefferson Wildcat and Ohio State Buckeye fan, loved his special dog friend, Peytie Pie, and was a big Duck Dynasty fan. Terry loved meeting every week with the “Quack Pack.”

His farewell services

A celebration of Terry’s life will begin at 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, the Rev. Gary Fish officiating. Burial will follow in Walnut Grove Cemetery with military graveside rites accorded by the Delphos Veterans Council.

Visitation will be noon until 2 p.m. Thursday at Strayer Funeral Home, Delphos.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Terry’s memory to WTGN FM or the Delphos Christian Union Church.

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