Terry G. Whaley, a long time resident of Torrance, CA passed away unexpectedly at his home on March 18, 2006. He was born on April 6, 1938 in Olney, Illinois. Terry was a Navy veteran and retired from The Dow Chemical Company. He is survived by a sister, Pam (Mark) Dagestad of Chesterfield, MO, two nephews Wesley and Douglas Dagestad both of Chesterfield, MO, and his two beloved dogs Bonny and Clyde. A memorial service will be held on April 13, 2006, at 2 p.m., at Mc Cormick Mortuary, 1998 S. Pacific Coast Hwy., Redondo Beach. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Living Free, P.O. Box 5, 54250 Keen Camp Road, Mountain Center, CA, 92561 or the Humane Society.

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  1. This was such a shock when we heard of Terry’s death, I was really looking forward to him coming home in Oct. We had really gotten close this past yr, thru calls and the internet, he will really be missed. My heart goes out to you Pam and the boys on losing their only uncle. God Bless you all. Aunt Gay and Uncle Bill

  2. Our condolences to Terry’s family. What can we say about Terry – we’ve known him for 27 years and shared a lot of good times and memories. We will never forget that under the outspoken, tell it like it is, demeanor, Terry was a kindhearted generous teddy bear. You always knew where you stood. Will never forget the wild ride up Hawthorne Blvd., with the stereo blaring and the car packed with people in a jovial mood going from the Open Hearth to another bar. We thought we were invincible in those days and we really lived it up. We love you Terry – rest in peace. Wes & Angie

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