Terry Wayne Bye
Bye, Terry Wayne,
age 89 was born April 25, 1924 in Yankton, SD. He passed away peacefully on January 24, 2014 in Marietta, GA. He was a bleoved husband, father, grandfather and friend to all. He is survived by his wife of over 66 years, Fern Long Bye; son Bill (Denise) of Portage, MI; daughter Linda (Jim) Mason of Marietta, GA; 5 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Terry was a South Dakota native and longtime resident of Edina, MN. He and Fern were members of Mt. Olivet Lutheran Church in Minneapolis, MN. Terry was a decorated WWII Army
veteran. He participated in the D-Day Allied Normandy invasion and was wounded in the Battle of the Bulge. Terry retired from Texaco Oil Company after 42 years of service. He attained numerous sales and management promotions during his tenure and traveled throughout the Dakotas and Minnesota. Terry cherished his family, friends, loved his country and his fellow veterans. A celebration of his life will be held in the Minneapolis area at a later date, with interment to follow at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery.