Terry Lee Ellis (71) passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2018, in Spokane Valley, WA. He was born to George and Lois (Grandy) Ellis on February 7, 1947, in Spokane. Terry graduated from Riverside High School in 1965. He served in the U.S. Navy and was a Vietnam veteran. He attended Northern Essex College. Terry met Edith Murrey in Boston and together had Jim, Greg, and Tawyna. Terry worked in drug and alcohol counseling also worked as a sleep technician.
Terry had a laid-back personality and a good sense of humor. He will be remembered as kind and caring. Terry loved fishing with his grandson Jon, watching football, and NASCAR. Terry enjoyed playing games, one of his favorites being cribbage. He had a passion for riding motorcycles and was a member of the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association, Combat Vet Riders, and Christian Motorcyclist Association.
Terry is survived by his children; his brother Wayne, and his sister Sandra. He was predeceased by his parents.
A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Hennessey Valley Funeral Home, 1315 N. Pines Rd, Spokane Valley. Please share memories of Terry in his guestbook.