SOUTH WILMINGTON-Terry Vota, 62, of South Wilmington, passed away unexpectedly, Thursday, May 29, 2014 at his home.
Born April 11, 1952 in Joliet, IL. Terry retired from the chemical industry in 2011. Member of the Dwight Country Club in Dwight, IL. He enjoyed bowling and was an avid golfer.
Surviving are three daughters, Kortni (Jeff) Emerson, Kara (Ron) Housman, and Krystle (Joel) Carpenter, all of Coal City, IL; father, Joseph Vota of South Wilmington; eight grandchildren, Makenna and Madison Emerson, Ayden and Avery Housman, and Gavin, Kole, Drake, and Ryan Carpenter; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Preceding him in death was his mother, Dorla Dean (nee McGurk); and grandparents, Al and Marie Vota.
Visitation will be at the R.W. Patterson Funeral Homes, Ltd. & Crematory, South Wilmington Chapel, Tuesday, June 3, 2014, from 5-8 p.m.
Cremation rites will be accorded following visitation.
Graveside services will be at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Braidwood, Wednesday, June 4, at 3 p.m. A celebration of Terry's life will follow at the Dwight Country Club.
For more information and to sign his online guestbook, please log onto www.rwpattersonfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of R.W. Patterson Funeral Homes, Ltd. & Crematory, 2nd & Lemmon Streets, South Wilmington