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NAGY, Terrance

Terry passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018 at the age of 67.  Survived by his loving wife Rae of 46 years, daughter Cindy (Sean) Bigler of Calgary; son Steven (Brandy) of Kelowna; grandchildren; Jessie, Kali, Nikayla and Caylin; and sister Elaine (Ernie) Wurm of Regina.  Predeceased by infant brother Edward, his parents Elmer and Theresa.  We are grateful to everyone at Mountainview for the excellent care we received.  Terry was born in Yorkton, Saskatchewan.  Growing up he loved to hunt and fish and to work with his Dad in the family body shop in Willowbrook, Saskatchewan.  Terry paid a visit to the Vernon Army Cadet Camp at the age of 15 and fell in love with the Okanagan; he knew he would one day be back.  A few years later, Terry was working in a grocery store in Yorkton. After a transfer to Moose Jaw, he met Rae.  They married a year later and moved out to BC where they settled down to raise their family.  Terry worked at various jobs and eventually was employed by Vanguard Trailers for a few years, then Western Star Trucks and finally Kelowna Flightcraft.  He was supervisor of the paint departments at these facilities.  He worked at Kelowna Flightcraft until the fall of 2007.  A year later, he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease.  Over the years he loved to fix up classic cars.  His prize possession was his 1969 Ford Galaxie 500 Convertible which he enjoyed showing off at numerous car shows.  Should the family and friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society.  A Memorial Celebration will be held on Saturday, May 26th at 1:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC.  Should the family and friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society.

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Saturday, May 26th at 1:00 pm

Springfield Funeral Home

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The service for NAGY, Terrance is scheduled for Saturday, May 26th at 1:00 pm . Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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Springfield Funeral Home

2020 Springfield Road Kelowna, BC


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  • Irene Guest (Bubyn) says:

    Although we have not seen Terry for some time he was in our minds often.
    Hope he can rest at peace with all the rest of our huge families.
    All our families have suffered so many losses way too early.
    Prays to his family and Elaine and Ernie.

    I remember my sister and Terry and Elaine a few more sitting in alittle bedroom telling stories and jokes.thought no one knew where we were. We had the world at our door, so much fun

  • Harry Reddin says:

    Our condolences Cindy and family. Your dad was a great guy and have find memories of him. He had to put up with us as teenagers ! RIP Mr. Nagy

  • Pam and Klaus Hofmann says:

    We remember Terry as such a good humoured person, always a smile on his face, although we haven’t seen you both for years we are thinking of you at this sad time

  • Marny Pfeifer says:

    Our thoughts and prayers go to you Rae, Steve and Cindy and families.
    I think of the times Terry and I played as kids in Yorkton and going to his dad’s body shop on Saturdays.
    Great Memories

  • Susan Baranow says:

    Hi Steve, I am so sorry to hear of Terry’s passing. It has been many years since he worked at Flightcraft, but I still remember that he was a good person to work with, always sensible, kind, and fair.
    I know that you and your family must have some wonderful memories, and that in time you will enjoy them so much. Thinking of you and your family.
    Warmest regards,
    Sue Baranow

  • Catherine Bell says:

    Thinking of you during this difficult time. Hugs to you.

  • Tryna hrynuik says:

    So sorry for you loss, thinking about all of you!

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