Terry L. Bechstein, age 74 of Huron, passed away Sunday, September 27, 2020 at his home. Terry was born December 20, 1945 the son of the late Elmer and Mary (Nemitz) Bechstein.
Terry graduated from Margaretta High School in 1963. He joined the US Coast Guard in July 1963 and served until he was honorably discharged as a Petty Officer 1st Class in July 1967. Terry worked at New Departure for 24 years, starting out as a Machine Repairman Apprentice in 1968.
Terry is survived by his wife of 23 years, June (Bickley) Bechstein of Huron; daughter: Julie Bechstein Payne of Macedonia, OH; step-daughters: Sheila (Joe) Bazan of Wadsworth, and Amanda (Michael) Watson of Perrysburg; step-son, Michael (Angela) Herner of Clyde; 7 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; and sister, Penny Zolonick of Sandusky.
In addition to his parents, Terry is preceded in death by his brother, William “Bill” Bechstein.
Friends will be received Thursday, October 1, 2020 from 10:00am until a funeral service beginning at 12:00pm at Foos and Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue, OH 44811.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Terry’s honor to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, Ohio 44870.
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