Terry Lee Pfliger, 68, father, artist and teacher, of Bridgman, passed away on Thursday, June 9th, 2016, at Lakeland Medical Center in St. Joseph.
Terry, an only child, was born on June 13, 1947, in St. Joseph, to his fabulous parents Herbert and Mildred (Lange) Pfliger of Baroda. He obtained his Masters degree from the Western Michigan University in 1970, and went on to have a distinguished career as a professional artist with numerous art exhibits in Ontario and Michigan. In addition, Terry was a memorable educator at St. Lawrence College, Kingston, Ontario, and Southwestern Michigan College, Dowagiac, where he retired as a Professor Emeritus.
Although a public viewing, service, and burial will not take place as per Terry's request, a video comprised of many treasured pictures can be seen above. You can also leave a message of condolence and sign the online guest book here. Memorial donations may be made to your favorite art program or any public library.
Terry was preceded in death by his father: Herbert Otto Pfliger; mother: Mildred Rose (Lange) Pfliger; and uncles: Raymond and Edward Lange.
He is survived by his children: Daniel (Nathalie Boucher) Pfliger of Sherbrooke, Quebec; Julie Pfliger of Kingston, Ontario; Caroline (Eric) Walerko of Vancouver, British Columbia; step-daughter: Katharine (Todd) Vogel; and grandchildren: Lilianne Boucher-Pfliger, and Bradley and Grace Vogel.
June 13, 1947
Place of Birth:
St. Joseph, Michigan
June 9, 2016
Place of Death:
St. Joseph, Michigan Share your thoughts and memories in the guestbook.
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