Terry A. Tepley, age 65 of Arlington, died Saturday, November 24, 2018 at his home in rural Arlington after a yearlong battle of lung cancer. A Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on December 14 at the Motley Free Methodist Church and burial will be held in the Moran Riverside Cemetery, all in Motley, MN.
Terry was born on May 23, 1953 to Edward and Betty (Allen) Tepley in Bertha, MN. He worked for Blackowiak Disposal in Mound, MN, and then for BFI Waste Management out of the Twin Cities. Terry enjoyed hunting and fishing. He had a passion for tinkering with his old cars, and woodworking. He especially loved and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
Terry is survived by his mother, Betty Tepley of Staples, MN; sons, Jason Tepley of Lutz, FL and Greg (Pam) Tepley of Waverly, MN; grandchildren, Alexis, Jacklyn, Madison, Morgan, Hunter, and Abbiegale Tepley; significant other, Janet Trickel of Arlington; siblings, Pat (Tom) Roberts of Motley, MN, Mary Sterling of Hudson, WI, and Jess Tepley of Arlington.
He is preceded in death by his father, Edward.