Charles Edward Terrill of Altoona


Charles Edward Terrill, 84, of Altoona and formerly of Perry went to be with the Lord Monday, Sept. 5, 2016. He was born May 13, 1932.

He lived at Prairie Vista Village in Altoona, Iowa. He was a longtime resident of Perry, where he had a small farm operation. He was a retired sheet metal worker and a member of Sheet Metal Workers Local 45.

Charles was married 65 year to Mary, who passed away July 1, 2015. They had five children, Michael (Valerie) Terrill, Jackie Dean Terrill (companion Marilyn McGlothlen), Marlene Bruch (companion Bob Egenberger), Valda Clarkson (Norm McLey) and David (Angel) Terrill. He had seven grandchildren, Edward Bruch, Tina Berning, Aaron Terill, Timothy Terrill, Troy Clarkson, Dallin Maycumber and Callie Terrill. He had nine great-grandchildren.

Charles loved socializing and was quite a jokester.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Rose Terrill; and his wife, Mary Terrill.

Charles will be laid to rest Thursday, Sept. 8 at 10:30 a.m., with a graveside service at Valley View Cemetery in rural Perry.

Memorial contributions may be made to Prairie Vista Village, who made Chuck and Mary’s final years home sweet home with their caring and compassionate staff. Online condolences may be sent at


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