Leopoldo "Leo" Terrero, 64, of La Jolla, California, passed away on April 26, 2014. He was born in Caracas, Venezuela, on December 27, 1949, to the late Leopoldo Terrero Aguerrevere and Ana Emilia Castillo de Terrero.
Leo was a gentle soul who cared deeply for his family and friends. He had a passion for life and lived life to its fullest. He was an experienced commercial pilot for over 30 years flying between the US, South America and the Caribbean. Leo was also a pioneer in the water being one of the first surfers in Venezuela. He was also an avid fisherman and kayaker.
Leo is survived by his loving wife, Georgette; son, Christian Furst and his wife, Antoinette; granddaughter, Sofia, who brought him great joy; daughters, Maria Elena and Isabella Terrero; brother, Alejandro "Catire" Terrero; sisters, Irene Terrero, Cristina "Kiki" Terrero, Alicia Terrero and Ana Maria Terrero; and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial Services will be held on Friday, May 9, 2014, at 11am at All Hallows Catholic Church in La Jolla, CA.