Terry J. Draper, 64, of Trenton, Ill., born April 4, 1952, in Breese, Ill., died Friday, April 29, 2016, at home surrounded by his family.
Terry was the owner/operator of Draper Appraisal Service in Trenton and was a licensed real estate agent for Strano and Associates in New Baden and formerly Century 21. He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Trenton and the Trenton Chamber of Commerce. He enjoyed bowling, watching the St. Louis Cardinals, and spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Morris E. and Dolores, nee Drees, Draper; a brother, Alan Draper; sisters, Josie Ford and Judith "Kady" Mueller; and a niece, Janelle Reidelberger.
Surviving are his daughter, Jaymee (friend Pete Poirot) Markus of Breese; a granddaughter, Lauren Markus; his siblings, Jeanne (Jerry) Reidelberger of Highland, Julie (Herb) Markus of Jacksonville Beach, Fla., Tom (Shelly) Draper of Highland, and Steve (Karla) Draper of Trenton; a brother-in-law, Eddie Ford of New Memphis; special nieces, Tiffany and Jenna Draper; and numerous other nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to the donor's choice and will be received at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy can be sent to the family by visiting www.mossfuneralhome.com
Visitation: Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, May 1, 2016, and from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Monday, May 2, 2016, at Moss Funeral Home, Trenton, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, May 2, 2016 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Trenton, Ill., with Father Joseph Rascher officiating. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Trenton.
MOSS FUNERAL HOME, Trenton, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on May 1, 2016