1944 - 2016

Terry Wayne Brown, 72, of Pekin, passed away at 1:16 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, at UnityPoint Health–Methodist in Peoria.

Born Feb. 25, 1944, in Pekin to Lindsay and Irene Tassart Brown, he married Lila Lyn Lisenbee. He later married Vada LaVerne Forbis Owens in August of 1989. She survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Terry L. (Catherine) Brown of Leland and Todd W. (Marie) Brown of Sarasota, Fla.; two stepsons, Ronald “Skip” (Chris) Owens and R. Scot Owens, both of Pekin; 10 grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Janice (Terry) Johnson of Pekin.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one son, Keith L. Brown

Terry had worked at Design Systems of Morton.

He was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Groveland.

His memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at Cornerstone Baptist Church, 18040 Unsicker Road, Groveland. The Rev. Mark Mincy will officiate. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the church.

Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to Cornerstone Baptist Church, P.O. Box 924, Morton, IL 61550.

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