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Terry Wurzer

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Terry A. Wurzer age 53, of Waucoma, IA, died Wednesday, October 12, 2016, at his home. Private family interment will be held Monday, October 17, 2016, at St. John Lutheran Church Cemetery - Boyd, rural New Hampton with Rev. Kyle Digmann presiding. Honorary Pallbearers will be Ron Carolan, Dan Carolan, Tom Carolan, Jeff Wickham, Adam Powers, Casey Connor, Kenneth Tank, Ben Pender and Keith Drewelow. Friends may greet the family 2:00 - 7:00 p.m. Sunday, October 16, 2016 at the Hugeback-Johnson Funeral Home in Fredericksburg where there will be a 6:30 p.m. scripture service. Terry Allen Wurzer was born July 30, 1963, in New Hampton, IA, the son of Edgar and Elizabeth (Kleve) Wurzer. He received his education in Fredericksburg. On September 7, 1985, at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church in Lawler he married Susan Drewelow. To this union were born two sons and two daughters. The family lived between Fredericksburg and Waucoma where caring for the dairy herd was a way of life that Terry loved. Having worked on a dairy farm since he was a child, he was more than accustomed to the hard work and dedication it took to run the operation. He was active in 4-H with his children and was proud to have his son receive the STAR award through the FFA. Terry loved all the animals and pets that the family had around the farm. In free time, Terry enjoyed fishing but mostly enjoyed the time he could spend with his family and new grandson, Bennett. Survivors include his wife, Susan; two sons, Jeremy (Katie) Wurzer of Wichita, KS, Garrett Wurzer of Waucoma; two daughters, Jessica (Casey Connor) Wurzer, Nichole (Adam Powers) Wurzer, all of Waucoma; one grandson, Bennett Wurzer of Wichita, KS; his mother, Betty Wurzer of Lawler; his father and mother-in-law, Gary and Joan Drewelow of New Hampton; three brothers, Dale (Linda) Wurzer of Sumner, Randy Wurzer of Waverly, Tim Wurzer of Lourdes, IA; four sisters, Phyllis (Ron) Elsbernd of Calmar, Sandy Hallberg of Oelwein, Karen Wurzer of New Hampton, Lori (George) Kohlmeyer of Sumner; sister-in-law, Carrie (Ben) Pender of Salt Lake City, UT; brother-in-law, Keith (Stacie) Drewelow of Luxemburg, IA. He was preceded in death by his father, Edgar Wurzer, a brother, Gary Wurzer and sister-in-law, Brenda Wurzer.

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  1. Hugeback-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Services created a video in memory of Terry A. Wurzer

  2. Susan and family, So sadden to hear of Terry’s death. Our thoughts and prayers go to you and your family. Jean and Dan Scott

  3. So sorry to hear about Terry – enjoyed talking to him at Lang’s..Trust in the lord to get you through this time- we never know what the next day will bring. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Joan Ameling – Lang’s Dairy Equipment, Inc.

  4. Sue and family , you my deepest sympathy in the loss of your loved one God will help you and family make it through this difficult time. Brenda Parks.

  5. Dear Susan and family, Our hearts are breaking for you. May God wrap His loving arms around you as you grieve the loss of your dear husband and father. With our love, prayers, and deepest sympathy. :two_hearts: Steve & Francie Crawford

  6. I am truly sorry to hear of the loss of Terry. Please accept my condolences and may my prayers help comfort you and hasten the journey of his soul to Heaven. Chris Hallberg

  7. Susan and family, I am very sorry for your loss. God bless all of you during this difficult time. May you always allow the good memories to live forever. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. With Sympathy, Genie (Schwickerath) Clemens

  8. From your friends at Monsanto – Wichita purchased the Simply Elegant Spathiphyllum for the family of Terry A. Wurzer.

  9. Susan& family, So very sorry for your loss. May God give you strength at this difficult time & may all of the wonderful memories help to lessen your pain.

  10. Dear Sue and Family, Sorry lost of your husband and your kids dad too. God Bless you all. Brenda & Gloria Parks

  11. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God hold you all tenderly in His hands. Vic and Nancy DeSloover

  12. So sorry for your loss, your family has always been special to me for all you do. Hugs for a strong heart. Diana Franzen Bisping

  13. Thoughts and prayers to you all. Our hearts break for your loss. May you find strength and peace in your special memories. Terry will be missed by so many. Tim and Mary Wiltgen

  14. I am so sorry for your loss. Sending prayers to you all! It was such a pleasure to get to know Terry, he will be missed by many! Dawn Katz

  15. Thinking of you all during this tough time. I can remember many times getting to visit with Susan and Terry while visiting Jeremy. Sending love and hugs xoxo

  16. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Wurzer family during these challenging times. Terry will be sorely missed by all the knew him. Hugh and Carol Mackintsoh

  17. Our thoughts and prayers are with Susan and family. God’s blessing on you all and may Terry rest in peace.

  18. Sending Sympathy and prayers to the Wurzer Family at this time. Sorry for your loss. Lots of prayers for strength and comforting during this time.

  19. I am sending my prayers of peace and comfort to the Wurzer family. I am so sorry for your loss. He was a high school friend with whom I shared a lot of laughter and friendship. He was such a hard worker and a kind person. He will be missed. My Sympathies to you. Lissa Fye Lippmann

  20. Susan and family so deeply sorry for your loss. May God hold you all in His loving arms. Rose & Bob Otters

  21. Susan and Wurzer family. Sorry for your loss , you are all in our thoughts and prayers . Lurton and Janice Grummitt

  22. Susan and family, We are so very sorry to hear of Terry’s passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May the Lord encircle you with his love and hold you close through your grieving.

  23. I remember have study hall with Terry and always seeing him drive up and down the street before school started. He was a nice guy. My deepest sympathy goes out to the family!

  24. We are very saddened to hear of the loss of Terry. Prayers for your family for comfort during this painful time. We will always remember the big smile on his face whenever I saw him. Chris & Lacy Carolan Family

  25. Susan and Family, So sorry for your loss, my thoughts are with you at this difficult time. Was always a pleasure talking with Terry when picking up the milk. Travis Christensen

  26. Susan and family—our hearts are also very heavy today. We love you and are praying for you while sending hugs and love.

  27. Susan and family, Deepest sympathies from myself and my family. Our prayers and thoughts are with you all. -Pastor Burt Williams

  28. SuSan and family so sorry to hear the news of Terry’s death. Thinking of you all during this time. Sending prayers. Bill and Linda Flick

  29. So sorry to hear of your loss. Always had a lot of fun with Terry when we were younger. He will be missed. Our condolences to the family. Roger & Lesa Venem

  30. Susan and family and Wurzer families-Our deepest sympathy to you and families. Prayers to all during this very difficult time.

  31. Susan and family, so sorry for your loss. May god be with you in the days to come. Our prays are with you.

  32. Susan and Family, I am deeply saddened to hear about the loss of Terry. Jada and I had the pleasure of getting to know him back when she was in 4H. Merilee Close

  33. Dear Susan and family, Dave and I send our sympathy to you during this difficult time. We were so sorry to hear of Terry’s death. We pray that you will be given strength for the days ahead. Dave and Sandy Jaschen

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