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Obituary for Terry Garvey

Terry Ronald Garvey, was born in Boone, Iowa, the son of Ronald and Marion (Kappas) Garvey. He graduated from Boone High School, and on February 1, 1982, Terry married Mary Jo Peters in Boone.

Terry worked in the maintenance department at Iowa State University, retiring four years ago. He was a member of the Hunt & Fish Club in Boone and he and Mary Jo enjoyed Casino’s, and taking trips throughout Iowa in their camper.

Terry died March 6, 2017 at the Israel Family Hospice House in Ames at 71 years of age.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Jo Garvey of Boone; two sons, Terry Garvey, Jr. of Macedonia and Jeff Garvey of Council Bluffs; two step-sons, Ron Knight of Shenandoah and Randy Knight of Murray; two step-daughters, Patti Boon of Boone and Penny Miller of Nevada; three sisters, Jo Ann Anderson of Perry, Dee Rosalez of Fort Dodge and Sharon Knezevich of Albert Lea, Minnesota; 22 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Terry was preceded in death by his parents; a grandson, Michael Garvey; a granddaughter,
Bre Ann Garvey; his father-in-law, Bob Peters and his wife Annagail; and several others relatives.

Burial of his cremated remains will be in the Sacred Heart Cemetery at a later date.

In memory of Terry, memorials may be directed to the family.

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9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sacred Heart Catholic Church

915 12th St.
Boone, IA 50036

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11:00 AM
Sacred Heart Catholic Church

915 12th St.
Boone, IA 50036


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