Terry Russell

A photo of Terry Russell


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.

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Nancy, Mike, Jackie and family, we are so sorry for your loss, Terry was a great guy and will be missed by all.

Never knew a nicer kinder man may he rest in piece

So shocked to hear of Terry's passing! He was a kind and friendly man. Our condolences...

Although we never had the pleasure of meeting Terry, everything we heard of him was positive and made us happy to know of his acceptance of his step children and of course his love and partnering with Nancy. Sympathies and thoughts for his entire circle of family and friends. XO

We are so deeply sorry to hear of your loss. Terry Berry will be missed by so many. Love and hug to you all.

We are so deeply sorry to hear of your loss. Terry Berry will be missed by so many. Love and hug to you all.

Sure going to miss you Terry out there sitting on your porch when I would drive by waving to me . But I know in my heart I will still see you waving to me when I drive-by . Big Hug Terry 💕 And I know you have your wings by now, Terry, so you fly high. Please watch over Nancy she loved you so much. ❤️

Nancy and Family... we are sorry to read of Terry's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Your wonderful memories will get you through this difficult time. RIP Terry.

Nancy I am so sorry to learn of Terry’s passing You had an wonderful life with him. The smile on your face beamed your happiness. May those happy days help through the days ahead