Terry D. Carpenter, age 75, of Wautoma, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly, Tuesday morning, March 30, 2021 at his home.
He was born November 27, 1945 in Burlington, Wisconsin the son of Lawrence and Arlene (Rockow) Carpenter. On September 7, 1966 he married Marilyn L. Fedran in Wautoma and later raised four wonderful daughters, Brenda, Lisa, Teena and Heather.
Terry was a graduate of Wautoma High School. He later served his country in the United States Navy from 1965 until his honorable discharge in 1971. Terry began working for the Department of Natural Resources as a fish technician until his retirement in 2003. Terry will be remembered for his quiet and humble personality, dedication to family and friends and enjoyment of the outdoors. His greatest love was his family.
He is survived by his wife, Marilyn L. Carpenter, Wautoma; his loving daughters, Brenda (Craig) Ramczyk, Wild Rose, Lisa (Joe) Niebauer, Greenville, Teena (Chad) Krause, Almond, Heather (Rob) Lichtenberg, Minocqua; his grandchildren, Chyan, Cierra, Cole, Evan, Henry, and Owen; his siblings, Judy Caswell and Buzz Carpenter ; further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many special friends.
To honor Terry’s wishes a private family service will be held. Stahl Funeral Services are assisting the family with arrangements, www.stahlfuneralhome.com
Our family would like to say a special thank you to the wonderful people who assisted us in our time of need: Jeff Stahl, E. Kreczner, B. Wenzel, Z. Gunderson, K. Koch, and of course Thor.