Created on Monday, 29 October 2012 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Robert H. Terrill Jr., 74, of Ridgeway, died at 8:45 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus.
He was born Sept. 24, 1938, in Ridgeway, a son of Robert and Helen Ulrich Terrill. On Nov. 8, 1959, he married Nancy Elsasser in Kenton and she survives.
He was a 1956 graduate of Ridgeway High School and served in the U.S. Army from 1961 to 1963, reaching a grade of Specialist 4. He was farmer and bus driver for Ridgemont Local School District.
He was member and elder at Rushsylvania United Presbyterian Church; a member of the Logan County Farm Bureau and the Tractor Restorative Club.
Other survivors include two sons, Rob (Tasha) Terrill of Prospect, and Ryan (Lora) Terrill of Troy; a daughter, Susan (Brent) Harder of Dublin, Ohio; grandchildren: Shelby (fiance Andy) Terrill; Brittany, Ayden, Bo, Ashton, Larsen, Sophia, Zachariah, Naomi, Benjamin, Mekiah and Tiana Terrill; and Maegan, Nicholas, Audra and Mitchell Harder; two sisters, Penny Ann (Ted) Berlin of Urbana and Barbara Diane (Steve) Guider of West Mansfield; a brother, Steve (Debbie) Terrill of Cary, N.C.; two brothers-in-law Lynn (Judi) Elsasser and Harry Elsasser, all of Ridgeway; two sisters-in-law Noralee (Jimmy) Willoughby of Tennessee and Marianna Elsasser of Kenton; mother-in-law Irene Elsasser of Kenton; and several nieces and nephews.
A brother-in-law Chris Elsasser, a sister-in-law Debbie Elsasser and father-in-law Harold Elsasser preceded him in death.
A private graveside service will be conducted at the family’s convenience. A celebration of life service is set for 2 p.m. Nov. 3 at the Rushsylvania United Presbyterian Church with Pastor Sean Spoelstra officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Ridgemont FFA or the Rushsylvania United Presbyterian Church.
Funeral arrangements are through the Schindewolf Stevens Stout Funeral Home in Kenton. Condolences may be expressed online a www.schindewolfstoutfuneralhome.com.