Terry J. Dietrich

MENDON, Ill. -- Terry J. Dietrich, 63, of 1072 N. 2450th Place, Mendon, died on Tuesday (July 15, 2014) in his home.

He was born on Feb. 8, 1951, in Quincy, a son of George and Ruth Hinkamper Dietrich.

He married Linda K. Klauser on Jan. 16, 1971, in St. Francis Catholic Church. She survives.

Terry was a 1969 graduate of Quincy High School. Since 1983, he has owned and operated D&S Commodities of Quincy and was well-known in the commodities business.

He was a member of St. Francis Catholic Church in Quincy.

Terry enjoyed gardening, fishing, and all things country-western. He liked taking trips out West but also just spending time at home with his children and grandchildren.

In addition to his wife, Linda, he is survived by his five children, Kimberly Zecchel and her husband, Randy, Matt Dietrich, Mark Dietrich and his wife, Shannon, Sarah Dietrich and her significant other, Paul Wear, all of Quincy, and Michael Dietrich of Mendon; four grandchildren, Aerik Steward and his significant other, Colleen Lung, Alexandra and Samantha Dietrich, and Paul Wear IV all of Quincy; one great-granddaughter, Piper Steward of Quincy; one brother, Thomas "Tom" (Florence) Dietrich of Fowler; three sisters, Charlotte (Ed) Huner of Quincy, Sharon (Steve) Shaw of Fort Myers, Fla., and Sandy (Ken) Schonhoff of Breese; and numerous nieces, nephews and in-laws.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his mother and father in-law, Lawrence and Marie Klauser; and a brother-in-law, Charles "Chuck" Klauser.

SERVICES: 9:30 a.m. Monday, July 21, in Duker and Haugh Funeral Home in Quincy with a Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. in St. Francis Solanus Catholic Church. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery in Quincy.

VISITATION: 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday, July 20, in the Duker and Haugh Funeral Home.

MEMORIALS: Memorial Medical Center Foundation or to St. Francis Grade School.

ARRANGEMENTS: Duker and Haugh Funeral Home, Quincy.

WEBSITE: www.dukerandhaugh.com.

Condolences may be left online at www.whig.com.

Funeral Home

Duker & Haugh Funeral Home
823 Broadway Quincy, IL 62301
(217) 222-1011

Published in Quincy Herald-Whig from July 18 to July 20, 2014