Family and friends are welcome to gather
at the Blenheim Legion (upper hall) on
Wednesday May 31, 2023 at 2:00 p.m.
to celebrate Terry.
Terry Russel of Blenheim passed away suddenly at Four Counties Health Alliance in Newbury on Wednesday, May 24, 2023, at the age of 69 years. He will be forever missed by his loving wife and best friend, Nancy Therrien, children Brandi Bassett (Jordan) and Shannon Large (Russell), and step-children, Mike Therrien (Chantel) and Jackie O’Brien(Chris). His grandchildren Kalleigh, Ryleigh, Millie, Jake, Kora, Owen, Calista, and Watson will greatly miss their “Papa Terry.”
He is survived by his sister Lois Miller (Grant), Predeceased by his mother, Audrey Whitehead and brother Jacky Russell.
Terry was self-employed as a carpet and flooring installer for most of his working career and was a volunteer fireman with the Newbury Fire Department. Terry was also a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 185 Colour Guard for the better part of 20 years, where he made many friendships and memories that he cherished his entire life.
Terry and Nancy have recently found a passion for camping. While continuously changing campers and enjoying the great outdoors of Southwestern Ontario, they have created several memorable moments between the two of them and with their family and friends.
Family and friends are welcome to gather at the Hall in the Blenheim Legion on Wednesday May 31, 2023 at 2:00 pm to celebrate Terry.
Donations to the Legion Poppy Fund would be appreciated.