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Terry Lee (Singer) Walraven

December 20, 1946 ~ October 4, 2023 (age 76) 76 Years Old

Terry Walraven Obituary

Terry Lee (Singer) Walraven, age 76, of Wilmington, passed away peacefully at her home with family by her side Wednesday, October 4, 2023, after a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer.  She was born December 20, 1946, in Jeffersonville, Indiana.  Terry was a beautiful woman with a beautiful soul.  She endured many challenges throughout her life, and always rose above.  She, along with her husband Joel, wintered in Florida for many years, and were longtime season ticket holders to the Cincinnati Bengals.  They also enjoyed and followed the Ohio State Buckeyes and Cincinnati Reds.   Terry enjoyed going on long car rides, which usually ended up at a restaurant.  In addition, she was known to enjoy a shopping excursion.  Playing cards, especially euchre, was a true enjoyment for Terry.  She played cards, anytime she could, and had participated in many euchre tournaments.  More than anything, Terry loved her family.  She is survived by her husband, Joel H. Walraven, to whom she married April 1, 1966 in Wilmington; children, Chris Walraven of Sewall’s Point, Florida, and Jessica Brewer of Wilmington; grandchildren, Noah Brewer and Kylie Brewer, both of Wilmington, and Sophia Walraven and Emily Walraven, both of Costa Rica; brother John Singer of Akron; several nieces and nephews; and many great friends from Ohio and Florida.  Terry is preceded in death by her parents, Jessie and Juanita (Abbott) Singer; and sister Geraldine Webb.  Graveside funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Monday, October 9, 2023 at Sugar Grove Cemetery in Wilmington, with Pastor Matt Morgan, of Fellowship of Praise, Clarksville, officiating.  Visitation will be held Sunday, October 8, 2023 from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home, Wilmington.  For more information, or to leave an on-line condolence, please visit www.arehart-brown.com, or see our Facebook page, Brown Funeral Home. 

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October 8, 2023

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home
237 W. Main Street
Wilmington, OH 45177

Funeral Service
October 9, 2023

10:00 AM
Sugar Grove Cemetery
297 Truesdell Street
Wilmington, OH 45177


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