Gordon J. Terry of 7225 Searsburg Rd., Trumansburg, passed away at the Lakeside Nursing Home on Monday, May 24, 2004 at the age of 82.

 Born on August 23, 1921 in Ithaca, NY, Gordon was the son of the late Henry C. and Emma Afford Terry.

 He was employed as a machinist for Emerson Electric for 42 years, retiring in 1983.  Gordon was a life-long resident of Trumansburg and a member of Searsburg Community Church.

Gordon was preceded in death by his wife Frances M. Terry in 1974.  He is survived by a sister Lorraine Svenson of Leesburg, VA and several nieces and nephews.

In keeping with Gordonís wishes, services will be private.

Contributions in Gordonís memory may be directed to the Searsburg Community Church, c/o Mrs. Edith Foster, 6024 Brook Rd., Trumansburg, NY  14886 or to the American Cancer Society, 31 Adams Ave., Endicott, NY  13760

 Arrangements have been entrusted to the Ness-Sibley Funeral Home 23 South St., Trumansburg. 1-888-534-5446.

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