John L. Terry, 75 of Endicott, N.Y. Husband of Candice A. Terry Died Thursday February 17,2022 at Lourdes hospital in Binghamton, N.Y.
Born May 5 1946 in Dunkirk N.Y., The son of Edward and Harriet Tarbox Terry.
John was a 1964 graduate of Cassadaga Valley Central School and a graduate of SUNY Morrisville where he was a Member of the Cherry Valley Timers car club.
John served in the US Army's 10th Special Forces stationed in Germany from 1967-1969 with missions from Europe to Southeast Asia.
Playing golf and wood carving were just a couple of things John loved to do, also he enjoyed landscaping and gardening, also volunteering for Habitat with his wife Candy. He would make unique carvings from golf balls. John was great with tools and loved wood working, crafts and shared his talents with many.
John worked in maintenance, positions at IBM in Endicott, Catholic Schools of Broome County and at Door Fab of Binghamton NY. John had a love of cars and auto racing.
Surviving are his wife of 30 years Candice A Terry. A son Phillip G Terry Somerset NJ. And Michael R. (GIA) Jackson of Brooklyn, NY.
Four Daughters Shayne (Jason) Prince of Binghamton NY, Shawn M. Simmons, Julie A. Terry, of Florida. Renee T. Kelly of Auburn NY
John had eleven grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, a sister Marna Terry Wolaver, two brothers Sidney (Joanne) Terry, Phillip (Shelby) Terry both of Wisconsin.
At John's request no funeral or visitation will be observed. He will be laid to rest at the Bath National Cemetery.