Terry passed away, Wednesday, November 8, 2023, at Rose Arbor Hospice in Kalamazoo.
He was born June 16, 1947 in Allegan the son of Keith and Lorraine (Harrington) Brenner. Terry attended Otsego High School and graduated in 1965. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army in Germany during the Vietnam Conflict.
For many years Terry was a truck driver for Hatfield Electric until his retirement. Terry loved race cars and racing. He co-owned and raced sprint cars and won a track championship at Skagit Speedway in Alger, Washington. He also owned and sponsored quarter midget cars for his son, Josh. When he wasn’t racing Terry enjoyed sports of all kinds, golfing, playing the guitar, listening to some good music, especially the Blues and enjoying a stiff drink. On October 28, 1983 in Burlington, WA, he married Connie Cassal who survives.
Also surviving are his children, Josh (Kristen) Brenner, Jamie (Jim) Porter and Jenny (Paul) Allen; grandchildren, Wyatt, Abby and Dusty Brenner, Hannah, Joseph, Will and Luke Allen and Abby, Ben and Caroline Porter; sister, Pamela (Lloyd) Heldenbrand and brother, Brian (Lura) Brenner along with many loving nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
According to his wishes cremation has taken place.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, November 11, 2023 at the Winkel Funeral Home in Otsego.
Burial of ashes will take place at Rowe Cemetery in Cheshire Township at a later time.
Contributions in memory of Terry may be made to the American Lung Association.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.