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Terry L. Long

11/2/1960 - 5/10/2018

PEKIN ~ Terry L. Long, 57, of Pekin, passed away at 8:15 p.m. Thursday, May 10, 2018 at his residence.

Born November 2, 1960 in Pekin to Richard and Joyce (Christopher) Long, he married Janie S. Hale on November 16, 1985 in Pekin.

Surviving are his mother, Joyce Long of Pekin; one son, Nicholas A. Long of Pekin; one sister, Jill Long of Pekin; one brother, Randy Long of Overton, Nevada and several nieces and nephews.

His father preceded him in death.

He was a 1978 graduate of Pekin Community High School.

Terry worked for 30 years in the new and used car industry, last working at Uftring Weston Chevrolet in Peoria.

He was a Harley Davidson enthusiast and enjoyed riding his Harley and fishing.  Terry also was an avid runner in the past and had completed a Chicago Marathon.  Terry was a former St. Jude runner and a fan of the Chicago Cubs.

His memorial service will be at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.  The Rev. Judy Doyle will officiate.  Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.  Cremation has been accorded.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The DAX Foundation, P.O. Box 506, Washington, IL 61571. 

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