Kenneth A. 'Ken' Terrell, Jr.
of Leominster; 53
LEOMINSTER -- Kenneth A. "Ken" Terrell, Jr., 53, of Leominster, died Sunday, May 25, 2014, in his home.
Kenneth was born in Leominster on December 23, 1960, a son of Kenneth A. Terrell, Sr. and Joanne (Legendre). Ken graduated from Fitchburg High School in 1979 and later graduated from Worcester Polytechnic Institute in 1983.
He worked for General Electric Corp., in Pennsylvania and later in Lynn, MA. For several years, he was a salesperson at Air Compressor Rebuilder. He was the owner and operator of Acres Away Realty, LLC. in Leominster for many years until his illness. He also worked for many years for Sani-Tank in Leominster. He was a member of both the North Central Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors.
Ken loved Boston sports and summering in Old Orchard Beach in Maine. He coached his daughter in basketball and his son in dek hockey. He enjoyed spending time with his family, attending country concerts, Boston Bruins and Red Sox games. Ken obtained the nickname "Biche" because of how much he loved and adored his three dogs, Sadie, Easton, and Zoey. He shared many pleasant memories with his family vacationing and celebrating his children's accomplishments.
He leaves his wife of 27 years Deborah (Fontaine) Terrell of Leominster; his children, Brittany and Ryan Terrell of Leominster; brothers, Brian Terrell of Las Vegas, Barry Terrell of New Hampshire; sisters, Marie Terrell of Tewksbury, Jodi Martino and her husband, Joseph of Salem; nieces and nephews. He also leaves his paternal grandmother, Jennie Terrell of Lunenburg.
TERRELL -- The funeral will be held from Brandon Funeral Home, 305 Wanoosnoc Rd., Fitchburg on Friday, May 30 with a Mass in Saint Cecilia's Church at 10 AM. Burial will follow in Saint Cecilia's Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Thursday, May 29, from 5-7 PM in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorial donations be made to the Groton Wellness Center Medical/Spa Department c/o Denise Davis, 495 Main Street, Groton, MA 01450.