James Andrew Terrones, age 88, of Brodhead, passed away on Monday, May 14, 2018, at his home. He was born on September 11, 1929 in Delavan, WI, the son of Carmen and Leonarda (Hidalgo) Terrones. He marred Trudy Ann Crawford on March 20, 1971 in Garden Grove, CA. She passed away on August 24, 2005.
Jim had worked for Ecolab of Rockton, IL until his retirement. He was a huge boxing fan, enjoyed gardening, especially flowers, building a pond, artwork, watching birds and wildlife, and especially enjoyed being with family.
He is survived by his children, Lori (James)McKee, Julie Riese, both of Brodhead, John (Doreen) Terrones of Beloit, WI, Kathy Massingill, Sally (Leroy) Bassett, both of Rockford, IL, Rita Smith, LaCrosse, WI; a brother, Antonio Terrones, Dixon, IL; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, three sisters, Margaret, Phyllis, Mary, and three brothers, Jessie, John and Bernard.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, May 18, 2018, at the D.L. Newcomer Funeral Home, Brodhead, WI, with Chaplain Mark Maxted officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Brodhead, WI. Visitation will be held from 11:30 a.m. until time of services at the funeral home on Friday.
The family would like to thank Beloit Regional Hospice for their loving care.